Backup offensive lineman Prince Matt got arrested and was booked at 3:24 am today on a charge of misdemeanor marijuana possession, 20 grams or less (translation: personal use).
UPDATE: The case was settled for $50 fine.
The athletic department released a statement, the posting here was delayed by traffic, my need for a colada and enjoyable parking lot conversation with two fans:
"FIU Athletics is aware of an incident involving one of our student-athletes. We are in full cooperation with the University Police Department and its investigation. Per athletics deparmtne policy, there will be no furnter comment on this incident until the completion of the investigation."
Football head coach Ron Turner said, "I do take matters like this extemely seriously. He will be dealt with in an appropriate manner."