Ex-OSU star Clarett admits DUI, gets 2 years' probation

MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) Former Ohio State star running back Maurice Clarett has admitted he drove under the influence. Clarett pleaded guilty under a deal with prosecutors and received a suspended sentenced of 60 days in jail on Monday. Court records show that all but three of those days were suspended. Clarett must serve two years of probation and undergo a driver intervention...
Via Associated Press
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Ohio State Star Running Back Arrested For Suspicion Of Drunk Driving

Ever since leading the Ohio State Buckeyes to a national title in his freshman season back in 2002, Maurice Clarett has found himself in trouble with the law more than he would have liked. While recently attempting to revamp his image, including speaking to football teams across the country about the mistakes he made, that image took another hit this weekend when Clarett was arrested...
Via Gamedayr
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Former OSU RB Maurice Clarett Cited For OVI

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett, who helped lead the Buckeyes to a national title back in 2002, has been cited for driving under the influence, according to 10TV in Columbus. Sunday, Clarrett was reportedly pulled over after changing lanes without signaling. Highway Patrol claims he refused to submit to a breathalyzer test. Clarret has been working as a motivational...
Via College Spun
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett Speaks To Florida State, Tells Seminoles To ‘Grow Up’ (Video)

The Florida State football team has had its fair share of off-field issues. Then again, so has Maurice Clarett. The former Ohio State running back, whose incredible talent on the gridiron ultimately was overshadowed by his lack of responsibility off it, has turned in recent years to public speaking in an effort to prevent young football players from following in his footsteps....
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett, Mel Tucker reunite after 13 years

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett ran into a lot of trouble once his career in Columbus was over. The former star was in and out of jail for years and never really seemed to get his life going in the correct direction. Clarett has finally gotten away from the crime life and has turned his once tragic story into one of motivation. He now travels the country telling young...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Former Ohio State Running Back Maurice Clarett Spoke To Kentucky Thursday

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett, who helped lead the team to a national championship back in 2002, has had his share of ups and downs in life. Clarett, who was once looked at as one of the top NFL prospects, ran himself out of Columbus, failed to make an NFL roster and later found himself in numerous legal troubles. But in recent years, he’s become somewhat of an...
Via College Spun
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Tom Herman Wore A Houston Hat During OSU Celebration, Maurice Clarett Called Him “A Weenie”

Tom Herman was hired to take the head coaching job at Houston a few weeks ago, but he decided to finish the job as Ohio State offensive coordinator before taking off for the AAC. After the Buckeyes win, Herman broke out a Houston hat during the Buckeyes’ celebration, and one former Ohio State national champion did not take it very well. I love what he did for OSU but he...
Via College Spun
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Maurice Clarett Posts Photo Of Championship Ring, Well Wishes For Ohio State Football

Running back Maurice Clarett was integral in Ohio State’s 2003 Fiesta Bowl win, which gave the Buckeyes the National Championship, against heavy favorite Miami. Clarett scored two touchdowns, including the game winner in the game’s second overtime. The Buckeyes will be playing for a spot in the national championship when they face Alabama in the College Football Playoff semifinal...
Via College Spun
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Maurice Clarett live-tweeted his ESPN 30 for 30 special with excellent commentary

Sports fans were treated to another fantastic ESPN 30 for 30 special following Saturday night’s Heisman Trophy ceremony. ESPN often plays some of their best college football-themed 30 for 30 documentaries during that slot to take advantage of the big audience, and they often knock it out of the park. There was the documentary on […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

30 For 30 Review - Youngstown Boys

Director - Jeff Zimbalist and Michael Zimbalist (Directors of The Two Escobars) Length - 102 minutes without commercials (2 hours with) Installment - #58 of 30 for 30/ESPN Films series Most Similar To - Unguarded, The Marinovich Project Grade - Right outside the Top 10. Note - I am an Ohio State grad and was actually a student during the years featured in the...
Via Awful Announcing
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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