Michigan State investigating sexual assault complaint involving three football players

Thursday February 9th, 2017

Michigan State University is investigating a sexual assault complaint involving three football players, the school announced.

University police are looking into the allegations in addition to a separate university-led Title IX investigation. The university also announced it will investigate the program’s compliance with school policy, with one staff member suspended from duties.

The players under investigation have been suspended from team activities and removed from on-campus housing until the investigation concludes.

The complaint was filed in January, according to MLive.com.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.