Oregon suspends linebacker Kiko Alonso
Oregon has indefinitely suspended linebacker Kiko Alonso
following his arrest on burglary and trespassing charges.
Oregon football coach Chip Kelly announced the suspension Monday
in a statement from the university that said there would no further
comment while the case was pending.
The Register-Guard reported the 20-year-old junior from Los
Gatos, Calif., was arrested early Sunday after a Eugene woman
called 911 to report a strange man pounding on her front door
demanding to be let inside.
Alonso was released later Sunday from the Lane County Jail after
he was charged with burglary, trespassing and criminal
He was suspended for the entire 2010 season after a driving
while intoxicated citation last winter.