Gambling Expert Calls Action On Auburn Games "Inconsistent" With Point…

Yesterday, Yahoo's Charles Robinson reported that suspended Auburn point guard Varez Ward was under federal investigation for alleged point-shaving. Robinson mentioned two games that the feds were looking into—a 56-53 loss to Arkansas on Jan. 25 and a 68-50 loss to Alabama on Feb. 7. In the Jan. 25 game, Ward got… » 3/09/12 11:40am 3/09/12 11:40am

Report: FBI Investigating Auburn Point Guard For Alleged Point-Shaving

Auburn point guard Varez Ward is under investigation by the FBI for alleged point-shaving, according to Charles Robinson at Yahoo. Ward, who was suspended by Auburn at the end of February for "violating team rules," may have conspired to rope other players into the alleged scheme, say Robinson's sources. After another… » 3/08/12 3:53pm 3/08/12 3:53pm

Honolulu Five-0 Investigating Point-Shaving Allegations Against U. Of…

"On November 3, 2011, the UH Manoa Office of Admissions received an anonymous letter alleging "point shaving" by unnamed football players of UH football games. Recognizing the seriousness of these allegations, UH leadership acted promptly and responsibly by immediately alerting the Honolulu Police Department and… » 11/22/11 8:45pm 11/22/11 8:45pm

Former USD Assistant Basketball Coach And Players Charged In…

In San Diego today, federal prosecutors released the details of an indictment that named 10 people — three of whom formerly coached or played for the University of San Diego men's basketball program — with connection to a college basketball bribery ring. Thaddeus Brown, an assistant coach for the Toreros during the… » 4/11/11 4:15pm 4/11/11 4:15pm

Why The Syracuse Point-Shaving Rumor Was Inevitable

After starting the season 18-0, Syracuse lost four straight. Almost immediately, rumors began circulating of a point-shaving scandal involving a number of players, including Scoop Jardine. These two facts are not unrelated. » 2/02/11 4:00pm 2/02/11 4:00pm