Two Illinois Athletes Suspended After Menorah Is Damaged

(Champaign, IL) — The University of Illinois is suspending two athletes after a Jewish center menorah on campus was vandalized. School officials say softball player Ruby Rivera has been arrested. Surveillance shows a person breaking one of the menorah’s branches at the Chabad Center early Sunday. Interim AD Paul Kowalczyk says the gymnast who was with Rivera at the time hasn’t been charged.