Basketball coach accused of having sex with player, 16

Marquita Adley arrested Tuesday

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PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. - A youth basketball coach is accused of having sex with one of her teenage players, WPLG-TV in Miami reports.

Marquita Adley was arrested by Pembroke Pines Police on Tuesday.

Adley, 25, is charged with three counts of sexual battery by a custodial authority.

Detectives said the West Broward High School basketball coach confessed to having inappropriate sexual contact with a 16-year-old girl.

The alleged incidents took place at a basketball tournament in North Carolina and at a sleepover party in Pembroke Pines.

Adley, a former Florida International University Panther, is also a youth basketball coach at several South Florida schools, camps, and travel basketball teams.

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