Seven-hundred and eighty-nine days after Yahoo! Sports published a lengthy investigative piece detailing dozens of allegations against the University of Miami’s athletic department; the school has finally learned its fate from the NCAA.
She’s been at the center of the University of Miami’s defense during the more than two year investigation of the school by the NCAA and after leading the school through the process; UM President Donna Shalala spoke exclusively with CBS4’s Eliott Rodriguez about what’s next at the school.
Former University of Miami head basketball coach, currently the head coach at the University of Missouri, Frank Haith was one of four coaches hit with penalties Tuesday as a result of the NCAA’s investigation of the University of Miami.
University of Miami students and fans of the Hurricanes are anxiously awaiting the Tuesday’s NCAA announcement about sanctions.
The long nightmare that has been the Nevin Shapiro scandal looks like it will have its final official act on Tuesday. According to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald and the Associated Press, the University of Miami is expected to receive its NCAA punishment for the scandal on Tuesday.
While there’s still no word on when the NCAA will finally take the wraps off its case against the University of Miami; new details about a different case may provide a roadmap for what UM will be facing.
Miami Hurricanes trustee Bernie Kosar said the school held back 10 football scholarships last season in response to an ongoing NCAA probe, a claim that was quickly denied by athletic department officials.
While University of Miami fans are already focused on week 2’s matchup with the Florida Gators, head coach Al Golden is trying to keep his team focused on Florida Atlantic and away from the looming NCAA announcement.
As UM continues to wait for the NCAA Committee on Infractions to finally issue a ruling on the school’s alleged infractions, the time it’s taken the NCAA to take action has become, for lack of a better way of putting it, comical.
For Miami Hurricanes fans, the wait for the NCAA Committee on Infractions to hand down sanctions for the Nevin Shapiro scandal has to seem like they’re living the plot of the movie “Groundhog Day.”