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Arizona guard Adams cited for disturbing the peace

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona senior guard Hassan Adams has been
issued a misdemeanor citation for disturbing the peace, police said
Monday.

Adams, 21, was arrested Sunday after an early-morning incident
outside his apartment complex, said Tucson police spokesman Dallas
Wilson.

Some 200 people were in the parking lot about 2 a.m. and a party
apparently erupted into fighting, along with drinking and dancing
on cars, according to police.

Adams reportedly became involved in an argument between a woman
and her former boyfriend, she told police.

Wilson said Adams was ticketed and released after he refused to
leave when officers told him to go home.

The 6-foot-4 Adams, a Los Angeles native, is the leading scorer
this season for the 24th-ranked Wildcats with an 18.3 point average
and second leading rebounder at 7.3 per game.

"We are aware of the situation. The University of Arizona takes matters like this very seriously, and we are dealing with it in an appropriate manner," said director of athletics Jim Livengood.

Richard Paige, an athletic department spokesman, said Arizona
Coach Lute Olson was out of town recruiting Monday and not
immediately available for comment.

Paige said it was premature to say whether Adams might face any
disciplinary action.