WSU football player arrested for alleged assault of teammate

PULLMAN, WA - com is reporting that freshman defensive lineman Emmitt Su'a-Kalio has been arrested on assault charges.

Police were contacted Thursday about a Tuesday morning incident in which WSU Police were contacted by a Cougar football player who said he had been sucker punched by a fellow teammate.

According to the report, Su'a-Kalio had punched the player, which in turn broke his jaw and required surgery to have it wired shut. The 18-year old Su'a-Kalio was expected to make his first court appearance Monday.