Plea bargain unlikely as Badger football player faces trial

A source with knowledge of the investigation says apleabargainto resolve sexual assault charges against Badger football player Quintez Cephus isunlikely, with Cephus scheduled to stand trial Monday.

Authorities say Cephus sexually assaulted two fellow UW students in August. Cephus has maintained his innocence.

The source tells 27 News the nature of the evidence of the case and the proximity of the trial date are factors in why the case isunlikelyto be resolved. The source spoke on the condition of anonymity because the source is not authorized to speak publicly about the case.

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