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Praise Martin-Oguike cleared

Updated: October 7, 2013, 9:00 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- All charges have been dropped against a former member of Temple's football team who was accused of rape.

Attorneys for 20-year-old Praise Martin-Oguike said the charges were dismissed as jury selection was to begin Monday.

The woman told police Martin-Oguike assaulted her in May 2012 in his dorm room. Martin-Oguike said the encounter was consensual.

Martin-Oguike's attorney James Funt said charges were dropped after a review of the woman's text messages with ...

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