A snapshot of the college hoops corruption scandal
September 29, 2017
WITHIN THE FEDERAL INDICTMENTS
Who's connected: Two unnamed coaches, forward Brian Bowen.
Why: James Gatto, director of global sports marketing for basketball at Adidas, is among those accused of funneling $100,000 to the family of a high school athlete to gain his commitment to play at Louisville and to sign with Adidas once he became a professional. The player's name was not released, but details in the criminal complaint make it clear investigators were referring to Bowen.
The complaint also said an unnamed coach was directly involved in coordinating payments to an unidentifie...