NORMAN, Okla. -- Former Oklahoma guard Terrell Everett pleaded no contest and has been given a six-month suspended sentence for a marijuana possession citation he received one day after the Sooners were eliminated from the Big 12 tournament.
Everett also was ordered to pay a $200 administrative fee and $44 in court costs Wednesday, Norman Municipal Court Clerk Judy Simpkins said.
Everett's probation runs through Nov. 3. If he complies with the terms, his plea would be withdrawn and the case would be dismissed,
Everett, a senior last season, was cited March 11 after security guards called police and reported smelling marijuana coming from an
apartment at the University Commons Apartments, according to court
Everett handed a police officer a burnt marijuana cigarette and the officer confiscated "a portion of a compressed block of
marijuana" he found on top of the television, according to
Everett, who had scored 14 points in Oklahoma's 69-63 loss to Nebraska a day earlier, was not taken into custody. He led the
Sooners with 21 points and 11 assists in an 82-74 upset loss to
Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the first round of the NCAA Tournament later
The 6-foot-4 guard averaged 12.7 points and led the Sooners with an average of 6.9 assists last season.