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Michael Jordan's son, Marcus, arrested for disorderly conduct in Omaha, Neb.

In this photo provided by the Omaha Police Department, Marcus Jordan, the son of retired NBA great Michael Jordan, is shown. Jordan was arrested in Omaha early Sunday June 30, 2012 following a disturbance outside a downtown hotel. According to a news release, police responding to a call at the Embassy Suites found hotel security trying to subdue Marcus Jordan, who was having an argument with two women in the hotel driveway at 2:11 a.m. CDT. The release said Jordan was "very animated, intoxicated and uncooperative," and it took multiple officers to control and handcuff him. Jordan was booked at the Douglas County Department of Corrections for resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and obstructing. He had been released by Sunday night. (AP Photo/Omaha Police Department)

Marcus Jordan, the son of retired NBA great Michael Jordan
AP Photo/Omaha Police Department
(CBS/AP) OMAHA, Neb. - Marcus Jordan, a University of Central Florida basketball player and the son of former NBA great Michael Jordan, was arrested following an incident outside a downtown Omaha hotel on Sunday morning, reported CBSSports.com.

Jordan, 21, was allegedly having an argument with two women in the hotel driveway just after 2 a.m., and hotel security had unsuccessfully tried to subdue him, according to a news release. Police were called to the Embassy Suites, and say they tried to handcuff a "very animated, intoxicated and uncooperative" Jordan.

Jordan was charged with resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and obstructing, but was released by Sunday night, reported CBSSports.com.

A rising senior, Jordan averaged 13.7 points for UCF last season.  There have been reports questioning whether or not he would be returning to play with the Knights in the fall.

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