Kirk Ferentz Statement on Binns Arrest

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz issues a statement on Broderick Binns being charged with OWI early Friday morning.

IOWA CITY, IA – University of Iowa of Iowa junior defensive end Broderick Binns was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (OWI) last night. The following is a statement by Iowa Head Football Coach Kirk Ferentz.

"I was very disappointed to learn of the incident involving Broderick Binns. He will, as a result, receive counseling and will attend an educational program. He will also receive some form of suspension and will do community service.

"I still need to get all the facts concerning the incident. But, the matter and punishment will be handled internally."

Binns is a 6-2, 261-pounder from St. Paul, MN.

Here's the Iowa City Press-Citizen's report on the Binns' arrest.