NC State’s Lockett facing assault on a female charge
North Carolina State backup guard Eric Lockett has been charged with assault on a female.
According to court records, Lockett was being held without bond in the Wake County jail Thursday following an incident that took place Tuesday. No further details were immediately available.
Coach Kevin Keatts says Lockett has been suspended indefinitely from the team but declined further comment. HARTFORD, CONN.
DeJon Jarreau had 18 points and seven assists to help No. 9 Houston beat UConn 71-63 on Thursday night for its ninth straight victory.
Armoni Brooks added 12 points for the Cougars (24-1, 11-1 American Athletic Conference). They opened the second half with a 17-4 run to take control.
Christian Vital had 15 points for UConn (13-12, 4-8). The Huskies have lost three straight since a knee injury took out scoring leader Jalen Adams.