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  1. Detroit-area man guilty in Toledo sports point-shaving scandal

    A Detroit-area businessman has pleaded guilty to conspiracy in a point-shaving investigation involving football and basketball at the University of Toledo in 2004-06.

    Story | Conversation | February 04, 2013
  2. Illinois Illini hire Toledo Rockets coach Tim Beckman

    Illinois has hired Toledo's Tim Beckman as its head football coach.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2011
  3. Police: No criminal probe into Hawaii Warriors point-shaving alle...

    An anonymous letter has raised allegations that University of Hawaii football players are involved in a point-shaving scheme, but police said Tuesday that they don't have enough information to launch an investigation.

    Story | Conversation | November 22, 2011
  4. Former Toledo Rockets player Quinton Broussard pleads guilty in s...

    A former University of Toledo football player pleaded guilty Thursday in a sports-bribery investigation, admitting he accepted more than $2,000 from a Detroit-area gambler, including $500 to fumble the ball in a 2005 bowl game.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2011
  5. Harvey McDougle Jr., formerly of Toledo Rockets, pleads guilty in...

    A former University of Toledo football player has pleaded guilty to working with a Detroit gambler accused of placing bets on football and basketball games.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2011
  6. Former Toledo football players plead not guilty in point-shaving ...

    Two former University of Toledo football players charged in a point-shaving scheme were arraigned in federal court, including an ex-running back from Canada who is described as a key contact for Detroit-area gamblers.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2009
  7. University of Toledo bribery charges raise questions about sophis...

    Mike Fish

    Were the men behind this week's Toledo sports bribery indictments sophisticated gamblers or bumbling losers? Opinion is divided among some familiar with the case.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2009
  8. Six former Toledo basketball, football players charged in point-s...

    Mike Fish

    Six former players -- three each from Toledo's basketball and football programs, as well as two Detroit area businessmen -- were charged with conspiracy to commit sports bribery in an indictment filed in U.S. District Court in Detroit.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2009
  9. Ex-Toledo running back linked to point-shaving

    Mike Fish

    Adam Cuomo, a former reserve running back at the University of Toledo, has admitted to being a key figure in an alleged point-shaving scheme.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2009
  10. Toledo point-shaving suspicions surfaced in 2005

    Mike Fish and George J. Tanber

    An investigation into charges of point-shaving at the University of Toledo raises questions about why it took until this spring for the school and the NCAA to take action.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2007
  11. Toledo has no plans to interview other players

    Athletic officials at the University of Toledo said Monday they don't know if any more players will be charged in what the FBI says was a point-shaving scheme.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2007
  12. Toledo player charged in point-shaving scheme

    Federal authorities charged a University of Toledo football player Friday in connection with a point-shaving scheme.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2007
  13. NCAA plans assault on gambling

    Ivan Maisel

    The NCAA is hoping to change attitudes about on-campus gambling through an all-out assault.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2004
  14. Charge dropped against athlete for 'procedural' reasons

    George J. Tanber

    Investigators say they want more time to look into the extent of the alleged points-shaving scheme and identify other people possibly involved.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2007