Tiger Cornerback Pitts Arrested

Montae Pitts, a senior on the 2006 Auburn football team, faces a charge of driving while intoxicated. The defensive back for Coach Tommy Tuberville's Tigers finished spring training as a reserve cornerback.

Auburn, Ala.--Auburn backup cornerback Montae Pitts has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated.

A fifth-year senior from Loachapoka who 22 years old, according to a report from the city of Tuskegee police department, Pitts was arrested and charged with DUI in Tuskegee at 2:45 a.m. on June 24th.

Coach Tommy Tuberville was traveling on Wednesday and not available for comment.

Pitts, a 6-1, 195-pounder, played in all 12 games as a junior and started once. He finished spring training this year as a backup cornerback.

He had 43 tackles as a junior and 46 as a sophomore when he was a full-time starter. Pitts made 12 tackles in 2003 and redshirted in 2002 after a standout career at Loachapoka High.

Inside The AU Tigers Top Stories