Derrick Washington

Mizzou / Derrick Washington
4:12 pm
Mon November 14, 2011

Ex-Mizzou RB Washington sentenced to 5 years in sex assault

Derrick Washington, in a photo related to a 2010 arrest.
(Courtesy of the Boone County Sheriff's Office)

Former University of Missouri football running back and co-captain Derrick Washington has been sentenced to five years in prison for the off-campus sexual assault of a former Tiger athletics tutor.

Boone County Circuit Judge Kevin Crane sentenced Washington on Monday afternoon, two months after a Columbia jury found him guilty of forcibly fondling the woman in June 2010.

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