UNC Scandal

UNC Scandal

Accreditor says it won’t reopen UNC case

The president of the commission that accredits UNC-Chapel Hill said in a letter released today that it will not look further into statements the university made to the NCAA’s infractions committee regarding the legitimacy of classes in the long-running academic scandal.

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NCAA faces criticism for UNC decision

UNC-Chapel Hill escaped NCAA sanctions, in one of the longest-running academic scandals in college sports history, in large part by refusing to identify as fraudulent 18 years of classes that had no instruction and were graded by a secretary

Former NBA star calls UNC case "most disappointing thing" he's seen in sports

Former NBA star David Robinson, a member of the Knight Commission and the Rice commission, said the UNC academic fraud case "undermines" what college basketball should be about. Robinson was speaking at a meeting of the Knight Commission.