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Illinois F Darius Paul dismissed from team

Darius Paul’s career at Illinois had just restarted this summer and now it is once again over. The former Illini forward was suspended for the entire 2014-15 season after failing two drug tests and it was announced Friday evening that the team had permanently done away with Paul. According to Scout, Paul was dismissed from the team after he was arrested during the team’s overseas...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois' Paul dismissed for arrest in France, alleged drunken rampage

CHICAGO — Illinois forward Darius Paul has been dismissed following his arrest last week during a team trip to France. Coach John Groce announced the move in a written statement Friday. Immediately after the trip, Groce had said he had ''indefinitely'' suspended Paul for violating team rules. On Friday, he said that ''after further review of the situation,'' Paul had been dismissed...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois Forward Darius Paul Arrested In France, Sent Home From Team Europe Tour

Illinois junior forward Darius Paul got into some trouble while in France for the Team Europe Tour. Paul had already served a one-year suspension for failing two drug tests, and now he’s in another bad situation. BREAKING: Darius Paul was arrested in Deauville, France early Friday morning; charged with vandalism, public intoxication, resisting arrest — Bret Beherns (@WCIA3Bret...
Via Gamedayr
August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois F Darius Paul arrested, sent home from European tour

The long and winding college basketball career of Illinois forward Darius Paul is in serious jeopardy. After returning to the Illini following a season-long suspension for two failed drug tests, reports came out this morning that Paul had been sent home from the team’s European tour. As it turns out, Paul was arrested during a stop in France. BREAKING: Darius Paul was arrested...
Via College Spun
August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois suspends F Darius Paul indefinitely

The University of Illinois men’s basketball team has suspended forward Darius Paul for the second time, indefinitely in this case doe to a violation of team rules. Head coach John Groce made the announcement this morning, stating that the infraction had occurred on the team’s current France trip. Groce’s announcement was reported by Terrence Payne of NBC Sports’ College Basketball...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Word On The Street: Darius Paul Making a Comeback?

Eleven days. That’s where the countdown currently stands until Elijah Thomas makes his decision. Details on his situation and more in this week’s edition of Word On The Street. Elijah Thomas Earlier this week Elijah Thomas announced that he will be making his college decision on October 21st. Both Illinois and SMU visited Thomas’ high school to watch him play on October 9th...
Via Sports Mockery
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Darius Paul Leaves Illinois and Will Attend

Posted to Fighting IlliniRecently suspended Sophomore, Darius Paul has left the Illini program and will join Lamar State Junior College this upcoming 10 total views, 10 views today The post Darius Paul Leaves Illinois and Will Attend appeared first on Chicago Fan Board.
Via Sports Mockery
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Darius Paul Suspended for 2015: Hello Ed Morrow

Champaign, IL – It is not very often that a college player is suspend for a whole season, let alone in May months after the season has concluded. Due to “multiple transgressions” with Paul, head coach John Groce announced that Darius will be suspended for the entire 2014-2015 season. Darius was arrested on April 21st and charged with underage drinking and resisting arrest....
Via Sports Mockery
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Illinois forward Darius Paul arrested

Photo: Western Michigan Athletics Illinois forward Darius Paul was arrested Tuesday morning, the Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette reported. He was arrested for underage drinking and resisting a police officer. Paul, 20, admitted to “drinking a large amount of alcohol” in his apartment, according to the News-Gazette’s report. The report also said Paul’s offenses are Class A...
Via The Catch and Shoot
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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