Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 56. Chapters: University of Michigan basketball scandal, Chris Webber, Rick Neuheisel, Larry Brown, Eddie Sutton, Southern Methodist University football scandal, Kelvin Sampson, Dan Devine, Tim Floyd, Mark Mangino, Robert Parish, Jerry Tarkanian, Baylor University basketball scandal, Dave Bliss, Jim Harrick, Steve Fisher, Norm Stewart, Barry Switzer, Death penalty, Clem Haskins, Hal Mumme, Fran Curci, Jim O'Brien, Todd Bozeman, Ellis Rainsberger, Bob Tyler, John Hadl, Norris Coleman, CCNY Point Shaving Scandal, Bob Wade, Eric Manuel, Show-cause penalty, Kenneth Davis, Albert Means, Logan Young, Warren Powers, Boban Savovi?, University of Southern California athletics scandal. Excerpt: The University of Michigan basketball scandal or Ed Martin scandal was a six-year investigation of the relationship between the University of Michigan, its men's basketball teams and basketball team booster Ed Martin. As a result of the investigation, the Wolverine men's basketball program was punished for numerous National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rules violations, principally involving payments booster Martin made to several players to launder money from an illegal gambling operation. It is one of the largest incidents involving payments to college athletes in American collegiate history. An initial investigation by the school was joined by the NCAA, Big Ten Conference, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ). The case began when the investigation of an automobile accident during Mateen Cleaves' 1996 recruiting trip revealed a curious relationship between Martin and the Wolverine basketball program dating back to the 1980s. Several Michigan basketball players were implicated over the next few years and by 1999 some were called before a federal grand jury...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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