University of Akron hired former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel as an administrator, less than one year after he resigned from the Buckeyes amid an investigation into rules violations.
Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel withheld information from school officials that his players sold championship rings and apparel at a local tattoo parlor, college sports’ governing body said.
Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel may face further sanctions from the National Collegiate Athletic Association after being suspended and fined by the school for failing to disclose that players including quarterback Terrelle Pryor had violated eligibility rules.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association is set to announce its decision on violations at Ohio State University that cost football coach Jim Tressel his job and the school a season’s worth of victories.
Urban Meyer took a year off from coaching and said it was precisely the perspective he needed, shifting focus back to family and his health after winning two national championships at the University of Florida.