Tennessee coach Butch Jones announced running back John Kelly and linebacker Will Ignont have been suspended for Saturday’s game against Kentucky after a traffic stop that resulted in their being charged with marijuana possession.
Knoxville Police public information officer Darrell DeBusk told ESPN’s Mark Schlabach officers stopped Kelly’s car at 10:46 p.m. ET Tuesday. They searched the car and found a substance believed to be marijuana and a pipe.
Source: Tennessee Suspends John Kelly, Will Ignont Following Marijuana Arrest | Bleacher Report
Two UND football players were charged Thursday with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver.
The charges for Andre Randolph and Demon Taylor are Class B felonies and carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison.
Source: Two UND football players face drug charges | Grand Forks Herald
Two University of Florida football players, one of whom was already suspended for the team’s opener against Michigan, were cited this week for having marijuana in their on-campus apartment, a UF Police report says.
Ventrell Miller and James Robinson were charged with misdemeanor possession of marijuana on Monday.
Source: Two UF football players busted with marijuana in on-campus housing, police report says
Mizzou junior defensive end Nate Howard, a projected starter for the Tigers this fall, was suspended indefinitely from the football team after he was arrested Wednesday night by University of Missouri police.
Source: Mizzou football player Nate Howard suspended by team following arrest | The Kansas City Star
Two Husker players were arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession in Florida, according to court documents.
Stanley Morgan, 20, who will be a junior at Nebraska, has been charged with having less than 20 grams of marijuana in his possession on May 6 in Port Orange, Florida.
Husker safety Antonio Reed, 19, was also arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor marijuana possession. He was later released with a notice to appear June 1.
Source: Two Huskers arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession in Florida | Big Red Today | omaha.com
Florida Gators receiver Antonio Callaway has been cited on a complaint of marijuana possession, according to Alachua County court records.
The Gainesville Police Department stopped a Merecedes SUV at 12:50 a.m. Saturday for a seatbelt violation. Police smelled marijuana and found about 7 grams in the Gator’s pocket. Another 5.4 grams of marijuana were found in the car. Both Callaway and 40-year-old Kendrick Williams claimed ownership of the drugs, according to the court documents. Williams has a long criminal history with more than a dozen arrests in the state for complaints ranging from drugs and guns to battery and vehicle theft.
UF tight end C’yontai Lewis and two women were at the scene, too, but not accused of any wrongdoing, according to Gainesville police.
Source: Florida Gators star Antonio Callaway cited for marijuana possession | Tampa Bay Times
UND linebacker Keelan Poole has been suspended indefinitely from the football program after he was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and possession of cocaine and cocaine paraphernalia.
Source: UND linebacker suspended after marijuana, cocaine charges | Grand Forks Herald
Northwestern defensive end Xavier Washington has been suspended indefinitely from the football team after being arrested Sunday, a University spokesman said in a statement.
Washington was arrested in connection with possession of a controlled substance early Sunday morning near the intersection of Brown Avenue and Simpson Street, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said.
Source: The Daily Northwestern : Football player Xavier Washington suspended from team after being charged with possession of a controlled substance
Georgia running back Elijah Holyfield was arrested early Monday morning on charges of possession of marijuana (less than an ouce) and possession of marijuana-related objects according to the Athens Clarke-County jail logs. Both charges are classified as misdemeanors.
The sophomore from Atlanta was booked into the jail around 3:19 a.m. and was released on bond a short time later at 4:08 a.m.
Source: UGA RB arrested on marijuana-related charges
Two MTSU students were arrested Thursday at approximately 7:30 p.m. for evading and resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a schedule VI narcotic at Raiders Ridge Apartments in Murfreesboro.
An officer was conducting a courtesy room check at the apartment complex and spotted the two students, Jaidarius Temple and Justin Akins, both age 21, sitting in a red Toyota Camry. Akins was sitting in the passenger seat when he placed a large clear bag filled with a green substance into his pants. When the officer went to speak with the two students, Temple sped away in an attempt to exit the complex but was blocked by two other officers in the parking lot.
Source: MTSU students arrested for evading police, possession of drugs | Sidelines