WATCH: UCLA suspends 3 basketball players after shoplifting arrest in China

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ABC News—Head coach Steve Alford announced the indefinite suspension today, saying "These are good, young men who have exercised an inexcusable lapse of judgment, and now they have to live with that."

UCLA basketball players apologize, are suspended after getting arrested in China for shoplifting. LOS ANGELES — LiAngelo Ball and two of his UCLA basketball teammates publicly apologized Wednesday for shoplifting during a team trip to China. After Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill read statements acknowledging their role in an international incident that prompted President Donald Trump to take credit for intervening on their behalf, UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford announced that all three had been suspended indefinitely. “They will have to earn their way back,” Alford said. Riley, in his...