Cordell Pemsl

Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl Suspended Following Arrest

Iowa Hawkeyes’ forward Cordell Pemsl has been suspended indefinitely from the team following his arrest on Friday, according to a school announcement.

Pemsl, 22, is facing a charge of operating while intoxicated in Iowa City, Iowa, and authorities said in a court filing that Pemsl had bloodshot eyes, failed a field sobriety test and registered a blood alcohol content of .151 on a breath test when he was pulled over at around 3 a.m.

According to a statement, the school’s athletic department is still gathering facts in the case.

Pemsl averaged 7.2 points and 4.7 rebounds per game over the course of his two-year sting with Iowa.


Anthony DiMoro is a sports writer, podcast host, reporter and founder of DiMoro Sports. Anthony is also the founder of Sports Rants, CEO of Elite Rank Media and sports contributor for Forbes and the Huffington Post

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