Missouri basketball forward Mitchell Smith was arrested at 3:34 a.m. Sunday by the Boone County Sheriff’s department for driving while intoxicated, according to the department’s arrest log. Smith, 20, was released on $500 bond and also charged with possession of a suspended/revoked license.
No additional information was immediately available.
Per a team spokesperson, Smith has been suspended from team activities for a minimum of one week.
Smith played 11 games his freshman season before tearing a knee ligament. He sat out last season to rehab and coach Cuonzo Martin previously said that Smith could get some playing time this season. The Tigers start practice next week.
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He is the second Missouri player to face a DUI arrest in the last six months. Former forward Jordan Barnett was unable to play in the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament game against Florida State as a result of his arrest.