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Coach, Player Accused in Drug Arrest

Sanders, Wilford were affiliated with the Kentucky Mavericks.

Two men affiliated with the former Kentucky Mavericks now face drug trafficking accusations.

Owensboro Police say Alex Sanders, 41, and Corey Wilford, 26, were arrested after detectives found cocaine, marijuana, prescription pills, a handgun and nearly $2000 cash inside their home.

Sanders and Wilford are now in the Daviess Co. Detention Center.

Wilford was a guard for the Mavericks according to the team's website.
Sanders is listed as the team's assistant coach.

The Kentucky Mavericks ceased operations in April.


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