TUSCALOOSA, AL – NOVEMBER 22: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on during the game against the Western Carolina Catamounts at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 22, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)An Alabama football player was reportedly arrested early Sunday morning, hours following the Crimson Tide’s win over Tennessee.Alabama offensive lineman Hunter Brannon was reportedly arrested on suspicion of DUI early Sunday morning in Tuscaloosa, Ala.Brannon was reportedly in police custody as of 10 a.m. E.T.Alex Byington had the details:“Alabama redshirt fr. OL Hunter Brannon was arrested and charged with misdemeanor DUI early Sunday morning in Tuscaloosa. He remains in custody as of 10 am Sunday,” he reports.#Alabama redshirt fr. OL Hunter Brannon was arrested and charged with misdemeanor DUI early Sunday morning in Tuscaloosa. He remains in custody as of 10 am Sunday. pic.twitter.com/5OSh7INTFT— Alex Byington (@_AlexByington) October 21, 2018Brannon was a three-star recruit in the 2017 class. He is an Alabama native.Stay tuned for more details.
(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)A major college football player has been arrested on domestic battery charges today.Illinois redshirt freshman defensive lineman Lere Oladipo was reportedly arrested Sunday morning and later released on bail.Illini Inquirer had the details:Illinois redshirt freshman defensive tackle Lere Oladipo was booked in Champaign County Jail at 1:42 a.m. Sunday morning on a charge of domestic battery. He was released on Sunday on $1,000 bail.Oladipo’s criminal arraignment is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Monday.Illinois team spokesman Kent Brown told Illini Inquirer on Sunday afternoon: “We’re aware of the situation and report but still gathering information.”Oladipo was a three-star recruit coming out of high school. He played in the team’s loss to Maryland on Saturday.Stay tuned.