November 2nd, 2015 | by CollegeAD

Former Oregon player Brandon Austin has filed a $7.5 million lawsuit against the school and four administrators alleging they damaged his prospects of playing in the NBA. Austin was among three Oregon players who were kicked off the team and barred from campus after a woman accused them of rape last year. In the lawsuit filed Thursday in Lane County Circuit Court, lawyers for Austin say he was wrongly accused and was denied a chance to adequately defend himself in university disciplinary proceedings. Austin seeks $7.5 million for alleged civil rights violations, negligence, intentional infliction of emotional distress, interference with economic relations and breach of contract. – ESPN. Read More.

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