Former Mizzou Tailback Arrested
COLUMBIA - Boone County deputies arrested a former University of Missouri tailback and current Battle High School assistant coach Wednesday on charges stemming from an incident that occurred Aug. 4.
Deputies arrested Zack Abron on charges of domestic assault, child endangerment and two counts of violating ex parte. Bail was set at $11,000 and be posted bail on Wednesday afternoon.
Abron played at Mizzou from 2000-2003 and finished his career as the school's all-time leading rusher with 3,426 yards. He also scored 42 career touchdowns for the Tigers. In 2001, Abron earned 3rd team all honors by the Big 12 coaches. In 2002, Abron was named the Mizzou Team Offensive Back of the Year and he also earned honorary mention All Big 12 by the Associated Press and Big 12 coaches.
Abron joined Battle High School as an assistant coach earlier this year.