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USD Head Coach Lamont Smith Arrested Before Team's Flight

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It's been a bad weekend for men's college basketball. The University of San Diego's head coach has reportedly made it worse.

Lamont Smith, USD's head coach, was arrested at the airport before his team's flight tonight. He was arrested on domestic violence charges.

The 42-year-old head coach's arrest was first reported by ABC10 News. He is facing three charges: "domestic violence, assault with force likely to commit great bodily injury, and false imprisonment."

From their report:

Allen Lamont Smith, 42, was arrested at Oakland International Airport prior to the USD basketball team's flight back to San Diego following a 64-61 win over the University of San Francisco in last night's regular season finale.

Officers were dispatched to the team hotel near Union Square late last night on reports of a domestic violence disturbance.

The victim told police she was intimately involved with Smith. She was taken to the hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The University of San Diego released the following statement:

"We are aware of the report of allegations related to Lamont Smith. We have very few details at the time, but we will be gathering information and will be commencing an investigation into the matter."

Smith, who played collegiately for USD, is in his third season leading the program as head coach. The Toreros are 18-12 this season.

You can view the full report here.