Kevin Grooms has been dismissed from the Marshall football team.
Grooms was arrested early Saturday morning and was booked into the Western Regional Jail. This is the 3rd time Grooms was arrested in the last year and a half. In NOvember 2013 he was arrested for domestic battery and in April 2013 he was arrested for underage consumption.
Grooms was the C-USA Freshman of the Year in 2012 when he rushed for 737 yards and 8 touchdowns.
Saturday morning Marshall University released the following statement regarding Kevin Grooms:
"Marshall running back Kevin Grooms has been dismissed from the program for a violation of team rules and policies. There will be no further comment on this matter."