Police issue warrant for Creighton Basketball player

A warrant has been issued for a Creighton University basketball player involved in a police investigation.

Police said Maurice Watson Jr. is accused of sexually assaulting a teen earlier this month.

Anyone with information on Watson's whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 402-444-STOP

On Feb. 13, Maurice Watson Jr. was suspended from all athletic-related activities for alleged actions the university says are contrary to its policies and core values.

Senior Day for men’s basketball is Tuesday, Feb. 28, and Watson will not be participating in post-game activities.

Watson is out for the season with a knee injury.