Originally written on roundballchat.com  |  Last updated 11/13/14
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A couple weeks after a sex abuse scandal rocked the Penn State football program, now a sex abuse scandal is hitting the Syracuse men’s basketball program. The man around the center of this is assistant men’s basketball coach Bernie Fine. Fine has been on the bench with head coach Jim Boeheim for 35 years. As I will explain below Boeheim’s statement of this matter could be questioned if Fine is found guilty of these charges. Bobby Davis, who is now 39 years old, told ESPN’s Outside the Lines that Fine began to molest him just as he entered 7th grade in 1984. According to Davis this happened at the Syracuse basketball facilities, road trips, the 1987 Final Four, and Fine’s home. You ask why was Davis so close to the Syracuse basketball program well he was the team’s ball boy for 6 years starting in 1984. In fact Syracuse was aware of these claims six years ago, but they found no wrong doing on Fine’s part. Syracuse’s senior vice president for public affairs, Kevin Quinn, issued t...
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1 Comment:
  • Lesson #1. Put on the breaks and get PR assistance before making statements.
    Lesson #2. Nobdy is indispensible; Jopa.
    Lesson #3. Looking stupid is entirely avoidable.
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