Friedgen reinstates two players

Moye-Moore, Smith back after court case resolved


October 02, 2001|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Maryland football coach Ralph Friedgen reinstated linebacker Marlon Moye-Moore yesterday, ending a seven-month suspension.

Moye-Moore returned to practice last night, four days after being cleared of felony robbery charges. He was convicted of a misdemeanor assault charge in connection with a February incident that led to the suspension.

Under the university's Code of Conduct, a misdemeanor conviction allows him to participate in student activities. Moye-Moore, who was second on the team last season with 108 tackles, will have a sentencing hearing Friday.

Cornerback Andrew Smith, who was cleared of all charges in connection with the incident, also returned to practice last night.

MEN'S SOCCER: Loyola (6-1), a winner of six straight games, including a victory over then-No. 12 Fairfield this past week, moved up two spots to No. 13 in the latest National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll.

SAILING: Navy's offshore team swept the top three spots in the Shields Trophy regatta in Annapolis last weekend.

The academy's intercollegiate and offshore teams were both in action over the weekend, sailing in a combined four regattas,

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