March Madness: Universities Must Prepare For NCAA Inquiries
By Jodi L. Avergun, Todd Blanche, Anne Tompkins and Stephen WeissFebruary 26, 2018, 1:15 PM EST
Law360 (February 26, 2018, 1:15 PM EST) -- Universities and their college basketball programs are facing pressure on both ends of the court: first from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and the FBI, and second from the National Collegiate Athletic Association. It is likely that some of those universities may not be fully aware of the battles they face.
In September 2017, the SDNY announced the arrest of 10 individuals involved in alleged college basketball-related corruption schemes. The allegations are explosive — that four assistant coaches at prominent...