Former Michigan State University football star Malik McDowell to be sentenced today

He pleaded guilty last month

PONTIAC, Mich. – Malik McDowell will be sentenced today for assaulting an officer in February.

UPDATE: McDowell sentenced to 1 year in jail

Video shows the former Michigan State University football player wrestling with an officer inside a Lathrup Village gas station after being pulled over on suspicion of driving under the influence.

READ MORE: Former Michigan State football player Malik McDowell pleads guilty to multiple charges

This sentencing comes after he pleaded guilty to the charges last month.

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