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Louisville’s Mangok Mathiang arrested for public drinking, failure to disperse

May 4, 2014, 3:50 PM EDT

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Louisville redshirt freshman center Mangok Mathiang was arrested on Friday night, according to court documents.

The news was first reported by Danielle Lama of WDRB.com.

Mathiang, 21, was charged with public drinking and failing to disperse.┬áMathiang’s friend was arrested, and after being warned several times to leave the area, he continued to follow police down the street. Mathiang had a Bud Light can in hand, which he dropped on the ground, according to the report.

He was not cited for public intoxication.

Mathiang averaged 3.6 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 14.7 minutes per game this past season for the Cardinals.