UH to self-impose penalties for NCAA violations

Published: May. 15, 2015 at 4:12 PM HST|Updated: May. 15, 2015 at 5:17 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The University of Hawaii has submitted its official response to the NCAA's Notice of Allegations (NOA) regarding the investigation into the UH men's basketball program.

Download the UH's Notice of Allegations Response

As a result of the violations the University has announced self-imposed penalties that include vacating 36 wins for the men's basketball program from the 2012-2013, reducing scholarships and practice time,and will place itself on one-year probation.  UH will also pay pay a $10,000 fine.

According to the NCAA process, the next step is a hearing before the NCAA Committee on Infractions to be held in approximately two months. UH says it cannot comment on the substance of the NOA response because it is an ongoing NCAA matter, as required by the NCAA bylaws on confidentiality. 

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