Ole Miss football player shot in the leg after CWS in Omaha

An Ole Miss football player was shot in Omaha while in the city celebrating the baseball team’s College World Series championship.

According to Omaha news outlets, wide receiver Drew Burnett was shot in the leg by a passing truck at 12th and Cass Streets in the city.

Family members say Burnett was walking back to his hotel when he was shot. The walk-on freshman from Memphis is expected to make a full recovery.

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