The quarterback for the University of Arkansas was arrested on Sunday morning, according to local media reports.
Cole Kelley was arrested by police in Fayetteville on suspicion of careless driving and driving while intoxicated, Arkansas’s Washington County said on its website. He now has to show up in court on Dec. 15.
Arkansas QB Cole Kelley arrested on suspicion of DWI https://t.co/Zfb3jQsTeC
— The Liberator Sports (@LiberatorSports) November 12, 2017
Cole Kelley was arrested for a DWI.
Calling the 2017 Arkansas football team a train wreck would be a massive understatement. pic.twitter.com/QpK9hYwEhL
— Tye Richardson (@TyeSportsRadio) November 12, 2017
Kelley—who is 6 feet, 6 inches and weighs 271 pounds—was booked on Nov. 12 at around 8 a.m. local time. His bond was set at $935, and he will have to attend a court hearing on Monday, Nov.
“I was informed early this morning of an incident involving Cole Kelley,” Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema said in a statement, according to KATV. “We are gathering all information from the proper authorities and will make a determination upon review of that information.”
Arkansas QB Cole Kelley arrested Sunday morning https://t.co/cH0tgPnTEY
— SEC Football News (@SECfootball) November 12, 2017
The Arkansas Razorbacks lost to the LSU Tigers 33-10 on Saturday. Kelley, a freshman, played in the fourth quarter although he started the previous three games while starting quarterback Austin Allen was injured.
In the game, Kelley completed 3-of-10 passes for 36 yards and an interception in Saturday’s loss.