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2 Univ. of Miami football players arrested, charged with sexual battery

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Two University of Miami players arrested in a sexual assault case. (Source: CORAL GABLES POLICE/CNN) Two University of Miami players arrested in a sexual assault case. (Source: CORAL GABLES POLICE/CNN)

CORAL GABLES, FL (CNN) – Coral Gables, FL police arrested two University of Miami (FL) football players Tuesday on charges of sexual battery.

Alexander Figueroa, 20, and Jawand Blue, 20, are accused of drugging a 17-year-old girl, then performing sex acts on her.

Police say it happened July 5 at a university dorm room. All three are students at the school.

The teenager reported the attack to university police who contacted Coral Gables police. Figueroa and Blue reportedly admitted to the assault to Coral Gables police.

The two have been kicked off the Miami football team and have been suspended from school.

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