Pierre Pierce gets two-year sentence for assault
ADEL, Iowa -- Former Iowa basketball star Pierre Pierce was sentenced Friday to two years in prison for assaulting a former girlfriend at her apartment last January.
The 22-year-old player wept as he hugged his parents and relatives after he was sentenced. Moments later, he was handcuffed and escorted a block down the sidewalk to the county jail.
Reading from notes, Pierce apologized to the victim and blamed himself for what happened.
"Not a single day goes by ...
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