Missouri News: Statement from Missouri Senator Dave Schatz Regarding NCAA Penalties Against Mizzou



JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, issued the following statement regarding the penalties delivered by the NCAA against the University of Missouri-Columbia.

“At a time when so many institutional bodies face questions about transparency and accountability, I find it especially egregious that the NCAA would punish the University of Missouri for its honest, swift and cooperative action to correct a problem.  The NCAA’s decision unfairly punishes student athletes who had no involvement whatsoever and, worse, will absolutely have a chilling effect on schools that would work in good faith to address issues surrounding academic integrity. 

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