Former NBA player and CBS sports analyst Greg Anthony was arrested Friday for reportedly soliciting a prostitute, USA Today reports.

Details are limited, but the 47-year-old was taken into police custody at approximately 5:46 p.m. in Washington, D.C. Anthony is facing a misdemeanor solicitation charge. The former Knicks player is currently in his second marriage to wife Chere with three children. His oldest daughter and son are from his previous marriage to Crystal McCrary Anthony.

The analyst was released from jail later that evening. He was scheduled to broadcast the Michigan State-Maryland game later this afternoon.

Throughout his 11-year NBA playing career, Anthony has played for the Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks and the Chicago Bulls.

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