Ex-Iowa star Pierce released after serving 11 months
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa -- Former Iowa basketball star Pierre Pierce was released from jail Sunday after an 11-month stay for assaulting and terrorizing his girlfriend.
He will remain on probation for four years and a month, the Iowa Department of Corrections said.
Pierce walked out of the Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility wearing a white track suit and flanked by his father. Pierce said he was "glad to be free" but declined further comment.
The 23-year-old ...
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