Lucky's Condition Upgraded

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Nebraska running back Marlon Lucky was in fair condition Tuesday, and his his hospitalization was not caused by alcohol or illicit drugs.

That word Monday from Lucky's family, which issued a statement through the university's athletic department.

Lucky's health has been shrouded in mystery since he was rushed to Bryan LGH Medical Center West on Sunday night.

Lucky's family said Marlon's condition is improving and that he's out of intensive care.

The family said, "We would like to make it clear that Marlons medical emergency did not come about as a result of the use of alcohol or any illicit drugs. We are very appreciative of the thoughts and prayers for Marlon during this time."