Prater Suspended Indefinetly After OWI

HN.com Senior Writer
Posted Feb 28, 2009


True freshman cornerback Shaun Prater was suspended indefinitely by Coach Kirk Ferentz on Saturday after being arrested for OWI.

IOWA CITY, IA - - University of Iowa freshman defensive back Shaun Prater has been charged with OUI in an incident Friday night in Iowa City. The following is a statement by Iowa Head Coach Kirk Ferentz:

“I was extremely disappointed to learn of the incident involving Shaun Prater. He has been suspended indefinitely. He will be required to serve numerous internal obligations, set by me. He’ll also face a multiple game suspension in the fall.”

Prater, a 5-11, 172-pounder from Omaha, NE, played in all 13 games last season as a true freshman. He was credited with eight tackles.


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