Hofstra's new hoops coach charged with DWI

Hofstra coach Tim Welsh has been charged with DWI.

April 30, 2010 9:41:44 AM PDT
Police on Long Island say Hofstra's new men's basketball coach has been arrested and charged with DWI. Police say Tim Welsh was stopped at a steady green light at the intersection of Hempstead Turnpike and N. Bellmore after 1 a.m. Friday.

Welsh with be arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead.

The University released the following statement.
"We have learned through media reports of the charges against Mr. Welsh. Effective immediately, he has been suspended without pay, while the University investigates the charges against him."