Detained UCLA players headed home from China

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WPLG—UCLA freshmen LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill are headed back to the U.S. after being detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, according to the Wall Street Journal. The Pac-12 Conference confirmed the news with ESPN on Tuesday, saying the players are scheduled to arrive later in the day in Los Angeles. Delta Air Lines staff told The Wall Street Journal that the players were seen checking into a Los Angeles-bound flight at Shanghai's Pudong International Airport. According to...

UCLA basketball players detained in China are headed home. The three UCLA freshmen basketball players held in China for a week are on their way back to Los Angeles. The Wall Street Journal first reported that LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley had been seen at a Chinese airport Tuesday night checking into a flight bound for Los Angeles. The players...