Iowa Police Investigate Stabbing Death of College Basketball Player - Higher Education
Higher Education News and Jobs

Iowa Police Investigate Stabbing Death of College Basketball Player

by Associated Press

OSKALOOSA, iowa — Police in southeastern Iowa are investigating the stabbing death of a college basketball player from the Chicago area.

Des Moines television station KCCI reports that William Penn University student Marquis Todd died late Thursday. Todd attended TF North in Calumet City.

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says Oskaloosa police were called to a home there for reports of a fight. Officers found Todd at a nearby Jiffy Mart with stab wounds. He later died at a local hospital.

Oskaloosa police officials said they believe there was a minor vehicle accident that happened about a half-hour earlier that resulted in the stabbing.

NCAA Governors Accept Basketball Panel’s Proposed Reforms The NCAA Board of Governors is reported to be assessing their rules after unanimously voting Wednesday to accept the recommendations of a special panel that proposed drastic changes to college basketball. Condoleezza Rice flanked by members of th...
Arthur Ashe Scholar: Haley Clark, Leading By Example Despite high expectations, the University of Georgia Lady Bulldogs unfortunately made their exit in the second round of this year's NCAA Tournament. For graduate student Haley Clark, who is the 2018 Arthur Ashe Jr. Female Sports Scholar, these were t...
College Basketball + More Scandals = More Task Forces As the scandals in major-college basketball grow, so does the scrutiny. The Congressional Black Caucus became the latest entity to take an interest in the comings and goings of men’s college basketball players, coaches and sports agents. The CBC l...
N.C. State Subpoenaed in FBI’s College Basketball Probe RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina State spokesman says the school has received a grand jury subpoena from a New York court seeking records. Athletics spokesman Fred Demarest confirmed to The Associated Press that the school's office of general ...
Semantic Tags: