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Cops vs. Connors -- No Love

11/22/2008 3:45 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Jimmy ConnersFormer tennis star, Jimmy Connors was arrested Friday night at the UC Santa Barbara Thunderdome.

A UCSB campus police rep tells us that Connors was arrested and taken into custody after refusing to leave the area after he was asked by police following a confrontation. The incident occurred at the front entrance during the beginning of a basketball game. Connors was later booked and released.

Connors was well known for his temper tantrums on the court during the 70s. A rep for Connors could not be reached for comment.

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