Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Joe Sawicki TE, Austin White RB Central Michigan
A drug investigation at Central Michigan University led to the arrest of 2 football players, while another football player is wanted and 2 more unknown players may be charged at a later date after further investigation.
Sophomore tight end Joe Sawicki was arrested and charged with possession of narcotics, delivery/manufacture of narcotics, and maintaining a drug house - which was his dorm room. Police say he sold hallucinogenic mushrooms. Wide receiver Danel Harris, a freshman, was also charged with felony larceny from a vehicle and running back Austin White is currently wanted by police and was listed in the arrest warrant. Harris allegedly stole a phone from a vehicle.
Austin White is a former 4 star recruit who transferred from the University of Michigan and sat out last year due to NCAA rules.
All three players have since been kicked off the football team.