UNC Tar Heel and former Salisbury Hornet Romar Morris suspended after DWI arrest

UNC Tar Heel and former Salisbury Hornet Romar Morris suspended after DWI arrest

CHAPEL HILL, NC (WBTV) - Romar Morris, the former standout running back Salisbury High football star who currently plays for the UNC Tar Heels has been suspended for one game following a DWI arrest on Sunday.

Morris was arrested by a Chapel Hill police officer at 4:12 am at his home. Morris has now been suspended from the UNC-Pitt game on November 15.

"We hold our players accountable for their actions and when a player makes a poor decision, he must face the consequences," said UNC coach Larry Fedora in a press release. "I'm hopeful Romar will learn from his mistake and make better decisions in the future."

Morris is due in court in Orange County on November 13.

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