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Originally published August 1, 2013 at 8:42 PM | Page modified August 1, 2013 at 8:58 PM

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Former player, coach Ehlo arrested

Craig Ehlo, former NBA and Washington State player and Eastern Washington coach, was jailed on a domestic violence charge.

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SPOKANE — Former NBA player and Eastern Washington basketball coach Craig Ehlo was arrested Thursday.

The Spokesman-Review reported that Ehlo was jailed on a felony charge of first-degree reckless burning and a separate charge of domestic violence.

Firefighters encountered two male family members holding Ehlo down near a pile of his burning clothes, next to a garage, a sheriff’s spokesman said.

Ehlo, 51, played at Washington State and for four teams over 14 seasons in the NBA. He coached EWU before resigning on July 11.

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Sierra Kersten of Spokane tied for ninth at 5-over 221 as Washington finished sixth in the Girls Junior America’s Cup golf tournament in Albuquerque, N.M.

Janna Vander Meulen of Buckley won bronze in the women’s 400-meter hurdles at the Deaflympics in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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