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LSU junior forward Courtese Cooper has been suspended from the team after he was arrested over the weekend for possession of a controlled substance, according to The Advocate.

The arrest happened in Glendale Heights, Illinois, 15 miles from his hometown of Elgin.
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LSU forward Courtese Cooper was arrested over the weekend near his hometown in Illinois and was booked with one count of possession of a controlled substance.

LSU is aware of the arrest and has suspended Cooper indefinitely from the team, citing athletic department policy. His bio page is no longer active on LSU's athletics website.
Cooper played in 11 games during the 2019-2020 season, averaging 5.5 minutes per game, 1.1 points, and 1.7 rebounds a game.

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11 Comments
Just wait till Dickie V finds out about this...
Reply18 months
i had class with this dude this spring, damn
Reply18 months
Wtf does that have to do with anything?
18 months
Just cut this guy
Reply18 months
Small world csb. My gf and I were in Downtown Chicago Last Summer waiting in line at a Starbucks. His sister noticed my LSU shirt and hat and said "my brother plays basketball for LSU. After we all ordered, she introduced us to him, waiting outside. Seems like a very level-headed and nice young man. Hope it was just some stupid decision to indulge in something illegal(Not selling or caught up in that lifestyle).
Reply18 months
You forgot to include the part where you blew him.
18 months
Smoking a little weed is not even in the Top 50 worst things he could have been doing in Chicago this weekend.
Reply18 months
You're the problem people are talking about.what do Chicago have to do with this individual.this happen in Dupage County.Chicago is in Cook County
18 months
Illinois is a recreational state now. So I doubt he was arrested for weed.
18 months
Homeless1 is you an English major? Just curious...........
18 months
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