Found March 18, 2013 on Bush League Chronicle:

James Madison's road to the Final Four just got a little tougher Sunday night as leading scorer Rayshawn Goins was arrested on charges of obstruction of justice and disorderly conduct.Goins, a senior, is also listed as the team's leading rebounder.The news of his arrest comes just days ahead of James Madison's first NCAA Tournament game since 1994. The 16th-seeded Dukes are set to play 16th-seeded LIU-Brooklyn in a play-in game Wednesday night at 9:00 PM. The winner gets the right to play top seed Indiana.Tough break for James Madison.Via The Big Lead

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