According to Dailymail.com 10 men including a Adidas representative was involved in a corruption scheme.
“Oklahoma State’s Lamont Evans, Emanuel Richardson of Arizona, Tony Bland of USC, and Auburn University’s Chuck Person are the four coaches charged in the scandal.”(Dailymail.com) FBI has been investigating illegal bribes on coaches and players since 2015. The investigation is said to reveal numerous instances of athlete advisers bribing assistant coaches and student athletes at top basketball schools. Families was also bribed during this investigation. Some documents even proved some bribes was as much as $10,000 in the form of Federal Assistance.
“In all, 10 people were charged in New York City federal court, including mangers, financial advisers, and sportswear company representative.”
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