Alabama self-reports secondary NCAA rules violations including four in women’s basketball
The University of Alabama self-reported 27 secondary NCAA rules violations in several sports including four in women’s basketball. The school published a list of the violations Tuesday on its website. The violations in women’s basketball include:
Two student-athletes were allowed to practice a few days beyond the 21-day maximum while waiting for their transcripts to be officially certified.
Rules Education. Both student-athletes will miss 4 practices each throughout the remainder of the year in order to compensate for the practices they impermissibly participated in.
A member of the coaching staff sent a text message to a PSA.
Letter of admonishment. 14-day phone call ban for coach. Rules education.
A member of the coaching staff sent a textmessage to a PSA.
After the scheduled basketball camps were cancelled for the summer of 2012, a member of the coaching staff provided camp t-shirts to high school coaches who were scheduled to work at the camps.
The coach was banned from any recruiting communications with any prospect for one week, provided education, given a letter of admonishment.