UofL ATHLETICS | A Legal Expert's Opinion on the UofL Basketball Scandal

10/18/2017 02:12 PM

The fallout from the ongoing UofL basketball recruiting scandal continues on Wednesday.

The UofL Board of Trustees is currently meeting and is reportedly discussing the future of Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich.

Jurich was placed on paid administrative leave last month after the UofL basketball program was linked to an ongoing federal investigation into fraud and corruption in college basketball.

Attorney Keith Poynter joined Sports Night to discuss what the legal fallout would be if Jurich is fired on Wednesday:

Poynter also shared his thoughts on former Louisville men’s basketball head coach Rick Pitino’s lawsuit against Adidas:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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