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  1. NCAA rules force schools into forfeits

    Eamonn Brennan

    The NCAA bylaws contain multitudes. There are famous and infamous sections, oft-quoted frameworks for amateurism, recruiting violation stuff, cream cheese ... you know the drill. But there are many more unknown, obscure portions of the rulebook, rules ...

    Blog | January 11, 2014
  2. Frank Haith's attorney preaches caution

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Monday, CBS Sports' Jeff Goodman reported per a source that the NCAA was preparing to notify Missouri coach Frank Haith of allegations of unethical conduct and other violations as a result of the organization's probe into Miami booster Nevin Shapi...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  3. Trevor Mbakwe makes a bold wager

    Eamonn Brennan

    Minnesota forward Trevor Mbakwe has not had the best offseason. In July, he was arrested for driving while intoxicated in Minnetonka, Minn., a violation of the probation he was serving for his plea in a 2009 felony assault case. He could have gone to...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  4. Trevor Mbakwe avoids jail time

    Eamonn Brennan

    On Friday, Trevor Mbakwe got lucky. This week, Mbakwe was ordered to Florida for a hearing on a July DUI arrest in Minnetonka, Minn., a possible violation of the probation he was serving for a felony assault charge he pleaded guilty to in 2009. Un...

    Blog | October 19, 2012
  5. Lance Thomas speaks, doesn't say much

    Eamonn Brennan

    Since the Lance Thomas Jesus Piece story first broke, and appeared -- again: I said appeared -- to have all the makings of a surefire NCAA violations scandal, it very quickly appeared that the NCAA was going to end up stuck. The jeweler that sued ...

    Blog | October 01, 2012
  6. UK's silly self-reported hoops violation

    Eamonn Brennan

    Despite the vague moniker, secondary violations are essentially what they say they are: Minor breaches of rules the NCAA enforces but hardly emphasizes in its never-ending task of maintaining amateurism in college athletics. When they happen, the typ...

    Blog | August 30, 2012
  7. NCAA gets serious with penalties

    Eamonn Brennan

    Since the start of NCAA president Mark Emmert's tenure, he has been pushing for the acceptance of harsher penalties for NCAA violations. He's talked often of changing the cost-benefit analyses that allow coaches and athletic directors to excuse rule-...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  8. Pat Knight responds to possible violation

    Eamonn Brennan

    The short version? Pat Knight thinks some of the NCAA's rules are "[expletive]." The long version is slightly more complicated. Here's the deal: On Tuesday, the Indianapolis Star reported that newly hired Lamar coach Pat Knight may face some NCAA ...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  9. Oklahoma's investigation wasn't cheap

    Eamonn Brennan

    But it didn't totally break the bank, either. According to the Associated Press: Oklahoma has so far spent more than $50,000 on an investigation into major NCAA rules violations by the men's basketball program. The university on Tuesday releas...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  10. Tom Crean responds to report on Twitter

    Eamonn Brennan

    Tuesday night's big-ish news -- that Indiana had self-reported a violation for making contact with touted recruit Gary Harris at his high school one day after the end of the permitted contact period -- drew a wide array of reactions. Some, like yours...

    Blog | October 12, 2011
  11. Memphis avoids violation with top recruit

    Eamonn Brennan

    Memphis fans had reason to be slightly nervous these past few months, and not only because head coach Josh Pastner seems intent on cramming yet more work into his already insane regimen. No, for a little while there, it seemed as though the Tigers co...

    Blog | August 22, 2011
  12. Haith's Mizzou contract covers violations

    Eamonn Brennan

    When the brilliant investigative bombshell by Yahoo! Sports landed on the University of Miami's collective head Tuesday, the impact was felt most acutely by the football program. But as Andy Katz discussed this morning, the implication of former Miam...

    Blog | August 17, 2011
  13. Duke inquires about Coach K phone call

    Eamonn Brennan

    The vagaries of the NCAA rulebook spare no man. Last year, it was Tom Izzo -- about the last person you'd expect to see rung up by an NCAA rule, no matter how vague -- who served a one-game suspension for a somewhat silly violation of the NCAA's n...

    Blog | August 01, 2011
  14. OU's damage control may not be enough

    Eamonn Brennan

    A few hours ago, Oklahoma and the NCAA released the summary disposition report on the investigation into the OU men's basketball program, specifically into alleged violations committed by former assistant coach Oronde Taliaferro. If you're particular...

    Blog | July 28, 2011
  15. Details on Pearl's 'bump' violation emerge

    Eamonn Brennan

    For Bruce Pearl and the Tennessee Volunteers, the lion's share of the damage brought on by Pearl's decision to lie to NCAA investigators -- amid the host of NCAA issues Tennessee is dealing with right now -- has already been done. The most successful...

    Blog | July 25, 2011
  16. Twitter violation by Josh Pastner's sister?

    Eamonn Brennan

    The NCAA's rules on social media and recruiting are a jumbled, confusing mess. Coaches may not text message players. They may not publicly reach out to players on social media sites. Coaches can send emails to potential prospects, and in the NCAA's e...

    Blog | June 02, 2011