Posted: 6:41 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013
By Bryan M. Vance
They say when it rains it pours. Well, Bobcat Nation better get their rain boots on, because there's a downpour in Athens.
Just hours after news broke that two Ohio Football players were arrested and arraigned on felonious drug trafficking charges, news came out that new Ohio Basketball player Anrio Adams was dismissed form the team after being arrested and charged with assault in his hometown of Seattle last week.
Remember Anrio Adams, the former Kansas guard who transferred to Ohio this summer? He and the Ohio hoops program have parted ways— Jason Arkley (@JasonAmessenger) August 28, 2013
A little more than two months after transferring to Ohio from Kansas, Adams is on his way out of another program. Jason Arkley of the Athens Messenger reported that head coach Jim Christian confirmed that Adams is off the team.
Adams was a huge get for head coach Jim Christian. Though he was going to have to sit out the 2013-2014 season, Adams had three years of eligibility remaining and looked to factor in as a key component of the Ohio program for the next few seasons. But now, the former 4-star recruit is likely heading to the JUCO ranks, and Christian and the 'Cats get to move on.
Sadly Bobcats' fans weren't treated to any GIF from the talented, but troubled, guard. For now these will have to do: