Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  By By Tully Corcoran  |  Last updated 9/13/13
How do you explain to the 2,000-some odd women on your campus why a punt returner who's awaiting trial on five counts of rape has been invited to your school? If you're Alcorn State, you don't. This is the entirety of what Alcorn State president Christopher R. Brown II has to say about how former Vanderbilt wide receiver Jaborian "Tip" McKenzie -- one of four ex-Vandy players accused of raping an unconscious girl and filming the act (an event that has gotten national attention) -- wound up playing in a game for Alcorn State last Saturday before getting kicked off the team Thursday, after a series of media reports. "Alcorn failed to sufficiently examine the allegations against McKenzie before allowing him to participate in our football program," Brown said via a prepared release on Thursday. "In an effort to provide educational opportunities to a Southwest Mississippi student, Alcorn State University made an error in judgment." I contacted Clara Stamps, the Alcorn State associate...
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