Oklahoma's Joe Mixon not attending team activities after alleged assault

Thursday July 31st, 2014

Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon is not reporting for team activities "at this time," the university announced in a statement Wednesday.

Mixon is under investigation for allegedly assaulting an Oklahoma female student at a restaurant near campus early Friday morning.

Oklahoma players reported for preseason camp on Wednesday. The team's first practice is scheduled for Thursday.

The recruiting website Rivals.com rated Mixon No. 1 among running backs in the class of 2014.

Mixon was expected to compete for playing time right away.

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