Akins could face a minimum sentence of 4.5 years in state prison.
The five Cal Poly football players arrested in connection with an attempted robbery last August pleaded not guilty on all counts at their arraignment this morning.
According to criminal investigations with Ivory, the players went to the fraternity home to take money.
The case judge listened to testimonies and reviewed evidence to see if the case should continue on to trial.
As of now, neither Cal Poly nor the national chapter of Delta Sigma Phi plan to pose sanctions against the Cal Poly Delta Sigma Phi Chapter.
During the session, the judge approved a stay-away order, preventing any of the players from making contact with the residents of the Delta Sigma Phi fraternity house.
There have been ongoing discussions within Athletics about possibly expanding its current drug testing policy.
Armstrong addressed the possible connection between Sunday’s attempted robbery and the shooting of ex-football player Geoffrey Hyde in 2013. Hyde was shot in what police said may have been a drug deal gone bad.