Published Wednesday, December 26, 2012 AT 12:22 PM / Updated at 5:35 PM
Husker Biggs cited for DUI
Lee Barfknecht Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska basketball redshirt Deverell Biggs has been cited for driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident, according to Omaha police.

The incident occurred at 1:40 a.m. Sunday. Police reported that Biggs’ blood alchohol content was .134. The legal limit for people of drinking age is .08. Biggs doesn’t turn 21 until February.

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Husker coach Tim Miles said Wednesday he is “greatly disappointed  in Deverell’s actions,” and that he will gather more information before imposing disciplinary action. The former Omaha Central star had a strong first semester in Lincoln, Miles said.

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