A former pro football player pleaded not guilty to murder and child endangerment charges in the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter at his Las Vegas apartment.

Former NFL and Canadian Football League running back Cierre Wood’s attorney, Thomas Ericsson, didn’t immediately respond Wednesday to messages about their Tuesday court appearance.

Wood’s next court date is June 12.

FILE - This undated Clark County Detention Center photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Cierre Wood. Wood, a former NFL player, was arrested April 10, 2019, in Las Vegas and is charged with murder and felony child abuse in the death of La'Rayah Davis, the 5-year-old daughter of his girlfriend, Amy Taylor. Wood was ordered Wednesday, May 22,2019 to stand trial in state court on murder and 19 felony child abuse and neglect charges in the death of his girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter less than two weeks after they moved into his Las Vegas apartment. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP, File)
FILE – This undated Clark County Detention Center photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department shows Cierre Wood. Wood, a former NFL player, was arrested April 10, 2019, in Las Vegas and is charged with murder and felony child abuse in the death of La’Rayah Davis, the 5-year-old daughter of his girlfriend, Amy Taylor. Wood was ordered Wednesday, May 22,2019 to stand trial in state court on murder and 19 felony child abuse and neglect charges in the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter less than two weeks after they moved into his Las Vegas apartment. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP, File)

Wood played for the University of Notre Dame before brief NFL stints with three teams and the Montreal Alouettes in Canada.

He’s now 28 and is being held without bail. He could face up to life in prison if he’s convicted.

The child’s 25-year-old mother, Amy Taylor, is jailed pending a preliminary hearing Aug. 5.

Former NFL player Cierre Wood, right, who along with his girlfriend, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, La'Rayah Patra Nicole Lamont Davis, appears in court with his attorney Thomas Ericsson at the Regional Justice Center on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
Former NFL player Cierre Wood, right, who along with his girlfriend, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of her 5-year-old daughter, La’Rayah Patra Nicole Lamont Davis, appears in court with his attorney Thomas Ericsson at the Regional Justice Center on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)

Her daughter, La’Rayah Davis, died April 9, after they lived less than two weeks at Wood’s apartment.