Report: More details emerge surrounding suspension of LSU DE Ray Parker
More details have come out since this morning when LSU announced it had suspended DE Ray Parker for a violation of team rules.
Parker was arrested for battery of a dating partner and simple criminal damage to property. He was booked around 8 a.m. Wednesday, Brooks Kubena of The Advocate reported.
The Ruston, La., native was redshirted in 2019, his first season with the Tigers.
Parker was rated as a 4-star recruit and the No. 14 offensive tackle prospect in the nation and a top 10 overall prospect from Louisiana in his class. He signed with LSU over Ole Miss and Tennessee.
According to his LSU bio, Parker played tight end at Ruston High, but is expected to make the switch to tackle once he joins the Tigers … Caught 22 passes for 360 yards and three touchdowns during his senior season … Has the physical tools and footwork needed to make the switch to tackle … Rated as the nation’s No. 14 offensive tackle prospect … Named to the 2018 All-USA Louisiana Football Team as an offensive tackle … Coached by Jerrod Baugh.