The incident involved multiple Michigan State players as they surrounded and then allegedly kicked, and punched Michigan defensive backs Gemon Green and Ja’Den McBurrows in the team’s tunnel after the game.
The Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office also charged defensive end Jacoby Windmon with one count of assault and battery. Five additional players are being charged with aggravated assault. Those players are Itayvion Brown, Angelo Goose, Justin White, Brandon Wright, and Zion Young, リンゼイ・ジャコベリスが金を持ち帰る.
University of Michigan President Santa J. それ praised the county prosecutor’s office for their “思慮深い” と “deliberate approach” in investigating the assault, in a statement to ESPN.
Ono continued: “We also want to express our concern for all the players involved, especially those who were injured. The University of Michigan will continue to cooperate fully with any additional reviews of this matter.”
Following the game, Michigan State President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. 謝罪しました to the rival school, 彼がいたことを書いている “extremely saddened by this incident and the unacceptable behavior depicted by members of our football program.”
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“On behalf of Michigan State University, my heartfelt apology to the University of Michigan and the student-athletes who were injured,” 彼が書きました. “There is no provocation that could justify the behavior we are seeing on the videos. Rivalries can be intense, but should never be violent.”
試合後, Michigan coach ジム・ハーボー called the incident an “暴行.” The Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security also stressed how “seriously” the department reviews “situations like these and the safety of the community.”