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Linebacker Ridge Wilson Re-Instated To The UK Football Team

Ridge Wilson has been reinstated to full status with the UK program.

Wilson had been suspended by Coach Rich Brooks after he was arrested two weeks ago after he allegedy hit a woman during an argument.

Coach Brooks released a statement saying quote:
"situations of this type are unacceptable, at the same time this is the first instance of trouble Ridge Wilson has had since he's been on campus since last summer.
He will be given counseling as well as the understanding that any trouble in the future will be met with dismissal from the football team."

"We are in the process of trying to take teenagers to young adults and i take that very seriously."

"We understand there will be ongoing legal deliberations in this case as well as pending university student conduct discussions. Expect to comply fully with all of their findings."


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