Sophomore Dezmine Wells has been expelled from Xavier University.
From Xavier University;
The Xavier University Conduct Board (UCB), made up of faculty, students and administrators, found Xavier sophomore and basketball player Dezmine Wells responsible for a serious violation of the Code of Student Conduct. The punishment for the violation is expulsion from the University.
While we understand there is heightened interest in this situation because it involves a student-athlete, we must reiterate that first and foremost Xaviers interest and responsibility to all of our students is to provide a quality education in a safe and nurturing environment.
A serious violation of Xaviers Code of Student Conduct will not be tolerated. All Xavier students are subject to the same protections and consequences.
Because of Federal privacy law restrictions, no additional comments may be made in order to protect the privacy of those involved, and to honor the integrity of the UCB process.
Wells, a 6-5 ...