Two Eastern Oregon football players charged with rape

Two Eastern Oregon football players charged with rape
- LA GRANDE, Ore. - Two Eastern Oregon University football players are charged with rape and sexual abuse stemming from an alleged assault in January.

The two, Christopher McSwain, 23, and Michael McCoy, 22, were arrested Wednesday after a Union County grand jury issued indictments.

Both were jailed and ordered held pending another hearing.

The university's sports information office confirmed that both played on the Mountaineers' football team in the 2005 season.

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