Another Oregon State football player had a run-in with the law over the weekend.

Quarterback Peter Lalich was booked and released from a boating DUI on Friday in Shasta, Calif., according to a Shasta County police log.

This is his third alcohol-related incident in college. He had two while at Virginia, which forced him off the team.

"We are aware of the situation and once we learn all the facts we will then act accordingly," coach Mike Riley said in a statement.

Riley is out of town and unavailable for an interview. There was no comment from athletic director Bob De Carolis either, for the same reason.

The Beavers want to let the legal system run its due course before making any decisions.

Lalich, a junior, transferred to OSU in the middle of the 2008 season for a fresh start. He was cited for minor in possession of alcohol, put on probation and broke the terms of probation when he admitted in court he drank alcohol again.

OSU's code of conduct calls for a suspension of 10 percent of the season, which means a one-game suspension in football, and alcohol awareness class for first-time DUIs.

However, there could be more severe penalties if Lalich's MIP history and broken probation from Virginia are taken into account.

If he remains on the team, Lalich is expected to be the backup quarterback this fall after spending spring practice on the second string behind Ryan Katz.

This is the seventh OSU player from last season's team to be in court or cited since the start of the year.

Former quarterback Lyle Moevao and linebacker Keaton Kristick, and current starting defensive tackle Brennan Olander, are scheduled to appear in Benton County court today for sentencing on felony charges of stealing an OSU golf cart March 18.

Olander's status with the team is to be determined since this is his second incident. In January, Olander was ordered to complete a diversion program after he pleaded guilty to second-degree theft from May 2009.

He sat out the season opener last season while injured anyway as part of his penalty.

Former walk-on cornerback Kaua Olds was arrested May 2 on charges of resisting arrest, interfering with a police officer and being a minor in possession of alcohol.

This was at the end of spring practice, and he had just asked for his release from the team with the intention of transferring after the spring term.

Defensive end John Braun was cited for hosting a party for minors April 10. Later that night his roommate, offensive lineman Tyler Thomas, was cited for being a minor in possession of alcohol and used a fake ID to get into a bar.

Riley said at the time the situation was being dealt with internally. They remained with the team during spring practice.

Under OSU's code of conduct they should go to alcohol awareness class, counseling and receive a one-game suspension.

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