Ex-Vanderbilt players get August trial
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A trial date has been set for two of four former Vanderbilt football players charged with raping an unconscious fellow student.
Twenty-year-old Brandon Vandenburg and 19-year-old Cory Batey are scheduled to stand trial Aug. 11.
Two other 19-year-old ex-players -- Brandon Banks and Tip McKenzie -- also are charged in the June 23 rape. Their case was separated from the other two players at a Wednesday hearing. All four have pleaded not guilty to rape and sexual ...
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