Found February 17, 2012 on MSNBC:
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Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested by state police Friday morning for public intoxication.

Report: Purdue guard D.J. Byrd arrested

Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested early Friday on a charge of public intoxication, the West Lafayette Journal & Courier reported. Byrd, 21, was booked into jail at about 3 a.m. local time Friday. He was released about five hours later. Details of the incident have not been made public. Head coach Matt Painter was reportedly reviewing the incident and weighing the starting...

Purdue’s D.J. Byrd Arrested For Public Intox – How Would You Discipline Him If You Were Matt Painter?

Last night, Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested for public intox. (More details here from our friends at Hammer & Rails.) As of this writing, no word has emerged yet on how Purdue coach Matt Painter will discipline Byrd. If you were the Purdue coach, how would you punish Byrd? How would you punish D.J. Byrd? (Photo by Michael Heinz/Journal & Courier) A few facts to consider...

Kelsey Barlow Kicked Off Purdue Basketball Team, D.J. Byrd Suspended One Game

Let’s update this morning’s post about what Matt Painter should do with guard D.J. Byrd and his public intox arrest, shall me? A lot’s happened in the past few hours. Within the last hour it was announced that Byrd has been suspended one game, meaning he will miss this weekend’s very, very important game against Michigan State. What was not known this morning when the story...

Purdue G Byrd arrested for intoxication (AP)

Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested by state police Friday morning for public intoxication. Authorities said Byrd was booked into Tippecanoe County Jail around 3:30 a.m. Friday and released five hours later. West Lafayette police say they were called to a West Lafayette bar just before 3 a.m. for a disturbance and Byrd was still at the bar at the time.

Boilermakers kick Kelsey Barlow off team, suspend Byrd

The Purdue Boilermakers have had some terrible luck the last few seasons.  The previous two seasons, which were seasons that Purdue were Final Four contenders, essentially derailed by knee injuries to Robbie Hummel.  This season did carry the expectations, but saw a young team starting to gel together at the right time as the NCAA Tournament approaches.  But the Boilermakers will...

Purdue guard D.J. Byrd arrested for public intoxication

Purdue guard D.J. Byrd was arrested by state police Friday morning for public intoxication.

Purdue's Barlow kicked off team, Byrd banned

Purdue has kicked guard Kelsey Barlow off the men's basketball team and suspended D.J. Byrd for a game following an incident at a bar early Friday.

Purdue dismisses Barlow, suspends Byrd (AP)

Purdue kicked guard Kelsey Barlow off the team Friday and suspended swingman D.J. Byrd for a pivotal late-season game following an early-morning incident at a bar. Lt. Gary Sparger of the West Lafayette police said officers were called to Where Else bar near the Purdue campus just before 3 a.m. after a disturbance.

Michigan St.-Purdue Preview

Michigan State's recent hot stretch began with a blowout victory over Purdue nearly a month ago. Not only are the seventh-ranked Spartans playing arguably their best basketball of the season, they'll be facing a short-handed Boilermakers team in the rematch. Michigan State seeks its seventh win in eight games Sunday afternoon when it visits Purdue, which will be without...
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