Names: Chuck Person, Tony Bland, Emanuel Richardson, Lamont Evans
Person – Auburn University (College Basketball)
Bland – University of Southern California (College Basketball)
Richardson – University of Arizona (College Basketball)
Evans – Oklahoma State University (College Basketball)
Charges: Bribery Conspiracy, Solicitation of Bribes, Honest Services Fraud Conspiracy, Honest Service Fraud, Conspiracy to Commit Wire Fraud, Travel Act Conspiracy
Auburn University assistant coach Chuck Person, University of Southern California assistant coach Tony Bland, University of Arizona assistant coach Emanuel Richardson and Oklahoma State University assistant coach Lamont Evans were charged on Tuesday (September 26, 2017) in New York.
According to ESPN.com, Person, Bland, Richardson and Evans were among ten people charged in connection with an alleged fraud and corruption scheme.
UPDATE: Bland, Richardson and Evans pleaded not guilty on Wednesday (November 15, 2017).
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