Breaking News Deion Sanders has been 86″ed from the school he co-founded in Texas … after admitting he got into a physical altercation with a head official, our sources has learned.
A rep for the Prime Prep Academy says the school is cutting ties with Deion — who was an “ambassador and employee of the school” — after deciding they can no longer have a professional relationship with him following allegations he choke slammed PPA honcho Kevin Jefferson.
Deion says he didn”t assault the guy … but acknowledges they “locked up” after Deion learned some of the student athletes at the school were not doing well in the classroom.
In a statement, the school would not explain the specific reason they want to cut ties with Sanders, but acknowledge the positive things he did for the place saying, “
“Deoin”s positive contribution is appreciated and regarded as a laudable example. The school family wishes Mr. Sanders much success in his future endeavors.”
Deion previously griped that he was angry about the quality of the education at PPA — but school officials insist they have “complete confidence” in their programs.
We reached out to Sanders for comment … so far, no word back.