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FBI arrests several NCAA basketball coaches in fraud and corruption probe

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FBI arrests several NCAA basketball coaches with corruption FBI arrests several NCAA basketball coaches with corruption

BREAKING: Charges of fraud and corruption in NCAA basketball have been brought against 10 individuals including coaches.

The FBI has arrested ten people, including four college basketball coaches, as well as managers, financial advisors, and representatives of a major international sportswear company in a fraud & corruption probe.

The four assistant coaches arrested include Lamont Evans of Oklahoma State, Chuck Person of Auburn University, Emanuel Richardson of Arizona and Tony Bland of USC according to court docs and the U.S. Attorney's office.

Here's the statement from the U.S. Justice Department:

There will be a press conference today at noon to announce charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball.  Federal criminal charges have been brought against ten people, including four college basketball coaches, as well as managers, financial advisors, and representatives of a major international sportswear company.  The press conference will be livestreamed on Facebook @USAOSDNY. 

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