COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A reserve tight end at Missouri has been
arrested for driving while intoxicated, the program's third
alcohol-related arrest this month.
Beau Brinkley, who is also Missouri's long snapper, was arrested
early Sunday in Columbia and charged with DWI by the state Highway
Patrol. He was also cited for having improperly tinted vehicle
windows. A team spokesman said disciplinary issues would be handled
Reserve linebacker Will Ebner and assistant football coach Bruce
Walker have also been arrested in recent weeks for possible
drunken-driving violations. Neither has been charged with a crime.
Missouri coach Gary Pinkel indefinitely suspended starting
tailback and team captain Derrick Washington late last week for
undisclosed reasons. Boone County court documents show Washington
had been served with a protection order in June and accused of
sexual assault by a woman.