A student at N.C. Central University was shot in the back at a house off campus on Sunday evening, but he was expected to survive, police said.
George Wesley McGue is a senior and was listed as a defensive lineman on the Eagles’ football team last fall.
McGue was shot at a house in the 400 block of Formosa Avenue shortly after 6 p.m., according to police.
No arrests have been announced, though police say the person who fired the shot was also at the house.
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Formosa Avenue runs west off Fayetteville Street across from the N.C. Central University campus.