NCAA To Suspend Missouri Coach For Five Games

Source: Jeff Borzello, CBS Sports

Tigers_Frank_Haith_2013The NCAA will suspend Missouri head coach Frank Haith for five games for his role in the Miami scandal that was first detailed nearly 800 days ago, the organization announced on Tuesday.

“The former head men’s basketball coach failed to meet his responsibilities as a head coach when he did not monitor the activities of his assistant coaches, and attempted to cover up the booster’s threats to disclose incriminating information, according to the committee,” the reported stated.

Former assistant Jorge Fernandez was given a two-year show cause, while the basketball program will see a reduction in scholarships by one for each of the next three years.