FAU Assistant Says Coaches Used Cocaine

The abrupt resignations of FAU football coach Carl Pelini and his defensive coordinator came after an assistant coach stated in an affidavit that he observed both men using marijuana and cocaine

Florida Atlantic is rocked by the loss of their coach. Carl Pelini who resigned due to drug use.

FAU Head Football coach Carl Pelini resigns

Florida Atlantic coach Carl Pelini and defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis resigned Wednesday after acknowledging to university officials that they had used illegal drugs. FAU received information about the allegations of drug usage Monday, said athletic director Patrick Chun. An