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Oregon State dismisses TE Carley for racist language

by Penni Tapp (2020-06-22)

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Oregon State cut redshirt freshman tight end Rocco Carley from the football team after an audio recording of him using the N-word and other derogatory language was uncovered

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In the recording,Head coach Jonathan Smith announced Carley's dismissal Wednesday night on Twitter. He made the decision after speaking with athletic director Scott Barnes.

'We both agreed this language and attitude is entirely unacceptable, regardless of circumstance or environment,' Smith said in a statement posted to Twitter. 'I spoke with Rocco and dismissed him from the team. I will not tolerate racism or hate speech.'  'Coach Smith informed me of comments made by one of our football student-athletes,' Barnes said in a statement released by the school. 'We are both disgusted by the comments made, and agreed wholeheartedly that dismissing the student-athlete from the team is necessary and appropriate action.'  Head coach Jonathan Smith (pictured) announced Carley's dismissal Wednesday night on Twitter. He made the decision after speaking with athletic director Scott Barnes Rocco Carley, whose father played at Oregon State, was dismissed from the team WednesdayOn Twitter, Carley acknowledged he made those statements in high school.'This video was taken about 3 years ago in a groupchat where me and my friends were saying stupid things,' Carley said.  Carley later apologized on social media 'This does not condone anything of what I have said, but I promise to you all that this video does not represent me. I was doing an accent of a southern man and giving a very satire example of what we all thought would be funny.'This is no way shape or form makes what I said right. I am truthfully sorry to everyone I have hurt and offended, and I understand that I have not represented me or my family in any positive way during this situation.'Carley, whose father played for the Beavers, said he 'could not be more ashamed of my actions.'Some of Carley's now-former teammates were unforgiving on social media. Running back Jermar Jefferson wrote: 'Joke or not. That s*** wasn't funny at all. Don't come by me at ALL.' Keishon Dawkins tweeted: 'Where was all this talk when you was sittin right next to me Everyday In the locker room?! Smh man.''Dude been in the locker room acting cool but whole time he lowkey hate us,' agreed Anthony Gould. 'SMFH You all the way outta line.''Damn bra all that hate in your heart for what??' asked Jaydon Grant. 'You are my teammate somebody who I have to go to battle with, somebody who I would put my body on the line for... SMFH that's a damn SHAME.'

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