The College of Colorado Buffaloes misplaced greater than only a soccer sport final Saturday. The gamers and coach say thieves went into their locker room through the motion and stole a ton of invaluable jewellery.
“Our youngsters acquired robbed through the sport final week. I feel that is a travesty,” stated head coach Deion Sanders at a press convention earlier this morning.
“NCAA, you do one thing about all the things else. Do one thing about this.”
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Heist occurred through the sport
The theft occurred on the famed Rose Bowl in Pasadena, dwelling to the UCLA Bruins, the place Colorado misplaced to UCLA 28-16. A number of gamers returned to the dressing room to seek out that non-public jewellery left in there had disappeared. A number of items of non-public and soccer gadgets have been additionally taken. The Pasadena Police have launched an investigation into the incident, in keeping with the LA Occasions.
“Throughout the sport, they stole my chain,” stated one dejected participant outdoors the stadium that evening.
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UCLA stated in a press release that it’s “in communication with legislation enforcement, Rose Bowl Stadium officers, and the College of Colorado (CU) on the matter.”
Sanders Desires Compensation
Assembly with the press earlier this morning, Sanders requested that the NCAA reimburse the gamers.
“I’d anticipate the NCAA to do one thing about that. That is the Rose Bowl,” he stated. “The granddaddy of ’em all, proper? I am certain Granddaddy has some cash. Grandpa ought to have some cash to provide these youngsters.”
Sanders stated that the youngsters had obtained instruction on managing their funds, however the classes didn’t embrace insuring their gadgets. “We slipped, and we did not educate them on that.”
He requested his gamers to provide him a tally of the stolen gadgets.
“I am gonna have a listing made out from these younger males, and I do know they’ll be truthful about what they misplaced, so we will attempt to get that again for them. We have to reimburse them.”
Sanders closed his assertion with a pointed message to the NCAA. “You do one thing about all the things else. Do one thing about this one.”