Texas Basketball Head Coach Arrested

Morgantown, West Virginia – Moments ago, it was revealed that Texas basketball head coach Chris Beard has been arrested.

Beard is in police custody following domestic violence charges. Beard was arrested by police in Austin, Texas, and has been booked on a charge of third-degree assault of a family member “impede breath circulation” or strangulation.

According to ESPN: “Beard, 49, is currently going through the booking process at the Travis County jail, according to Kristen Dark, senior public information officer for Travis County Sheriff’s Office.”

He is in our custody,” Dark told ESPN. “I can confirm he is the person who is in our booking process.”