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U of L basketball player arrested on Derby Day due back in court in June

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The U of L player arrested near Churchill Downs on Derby Day is expected back in court in June.

Mangok Mathiang was supposed to be in court Wednesday, but a delay was granted when his lawyer appeared in his place.

His case was continued until June 10.

Mathiang is charged with drinking alcohol in a public place and failure to disperse. We're told he followed police officers after they arrested his friend, even after police ordered him to leave.

The 21-year-old redshirt freshman is expected to start at center next season.

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