NCAA Denied New Witness Proffer In Compensation Suit

By Mike Curley (October 26, 2018, 6:08 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge has denied an "offer of proof" of new witness testimony from the NCAA after the close of a landmark antitrust bench trial over the organization's rules limiting athlete compensation, ruling that the issues in the offer go well beyond the NCAA's pretrial disclosures and the offer is untimely.

U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken on Thursday rejected the National Collegiate Athletic Association's offer of proof, filed a day after the 10-day trial ended in September, regarding testimony from Brad Hostetter, executive associate commissioner and chief of internal affairs for the Atlantic Coast Conference. The NCAA had argued that...

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