NCAA Investigation

Jim Tressel

Ohio State Evaluation Form Rates Tressel ‘Unacceptable’

An evaluation of former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel’s job performance in 2005-06 rated him as “unacceptable” in self-reporting violations in a timely manner.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

Cam Newton

Muller: NCAA Still Investigating Auburn And Cam Newton

I remember watching Auburn celebrate their victory over the Oregon in the BCS National Championship back in January and thinking to myself, “Man. How did Gene Chizik and his staff get away unscathed in the Cam Newton investigation?”

CBS Chicago–07/14/2011

Terrelle Pryor's car

Ohio BMV: No Improper Deals To Ohio State Football Players

After an investigation into the car purchases by Ohio State football players, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles says it found no evidence players received improper deals.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2011

Jim Tressel

OSU President: Despite Resignation, Tressel Will Still Pay $250K Fine

On Thursday, Ohio State president Gordon Gee confirmed that NCAA investigators have left the university’s campus after reviewing allegations that football players received improper benefits, including the selling or trading memorabilia.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Terrelle Pryor

UPDATED: Pryor Has License Reinstated

Head coach Jim Tressel was recently the center of controversy and an NCAA investigation at Ohio State, now it looks like that focus is shifting to quarterback Terrelle Pryor and his cars.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

Terrelle Pryor's car

Pryor’s Cars Now Focus Of NCAA Investigation

On Monday, head coach Jim Tressel resigned as the Ohio State head football coach. The resignation stemmed from his cover up of players receiving improper benefits. On Tuesday, the NCAA turned it’s focus to one of those player, Terrelle Pryor, and his cars.


Boise State Football

Boise State: Football Violations Minor, Total Under $5K For 63 Players

The NCAA has accused Boise State of one major violation and a series of minor violations over a five-year period that involve five sports, including the football team.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Terrelle Pryor

Report: Ohio State Players Received $14K, SUV In Trades

A newspaper has reported that several Buckeye players traded dozens of items to the owner of a tattoo parlor, receiving tattoos, $14,000, and in one case a sport-utility vehicle.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

Jim Tressel

Muller: Jim Tressel Needs To Resign

No one likes it when they find out a person who they thought they could trust is a complete phony.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2011