Ishmael Adams arrested after trying to steal cellphone, according to police

LOS ANGELES -- UCLA junior cornerback Ishmael Adams was arrested on charges of allegedly using force to take a cellphone from an Uber driver in the early-morning hours Sunday, according to the UCLA police department.

Adams was charged with robbery and remains in jail on $100,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Los Angeles Superior Court at 4 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

"We are aware of the situation and continuing to gather information," UCLA said in a statement. "As this is a pending legal matter, we will have no further comment at this time."

The Bruins open the season Saturday against Virginia. Adams was a first-team All-Pac-12 selection last year.