UofL BASKETBALL | Recapping Wednesday's UofL, NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee Hearing

12/13/2017 05:24 PM

Representatives from the University of Louisville were in Atlanta on Wednesday, taking part in a hearing with the NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee.

It’s all part of UofL’s mission to reverse some of the penalties the NCAA issued to the school regarding the “stripper scandal” earlier this decade.

Two of the big areas the school hopes to have reversed are the vacation of wins and financial penalties that were outlined in the penalties that were issued back in June.

Jeff Greer, UofL men’s basketball writer at The Courier-Journal, joined Sports Night on Wednesday to discuss what took place in Atlanta on Wednesday and what’s the next step in this process:

UofL interim men’s basketball head coach David Padgett was asked on Wednesday if he followed the hearing down in Atlanta. He said he did not:

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