Rhode Island top basketball scorer suspended
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The top scorer on the men's basketball team for Rhode Island has been suspended indefinitely.
The University of Rhode Island announced Tuesday that senior guard Jamal Wilson was suspended by coach Jim Baron for breaking unspecified team rules. The university said in a statement that Baron plans to re-evaluate Wilson's status on the team over the next week.
Wilson, from Norristown, Pa., is the team's top scorer. He averaged 17.5 points per game through the first 10 games of the season.