Judge denies motion to drop charges in corruption case against ex-Adidas execs, agent

U.S. District Court Judge Lewis A. Kaplan on Thursday denied a motion to dismiss federal criminal charges against three of the 10 men arrested for their alleged roles in the FBI's two-year investigation into college basketball corruption. Attorneys representing former Adidas executives James Gatto and Merl Code and former sports agent

Report: Charges dropped against AAU director because he kept bribe meant for player

Federal prosecutors dropped charges against a former AAU basketball program director last week because he kept bribes meant for a University of Miami recruit, according to an ESPN report citing unnamed sources close to the investigation. Charges dismissed against ex-AAU director in college basketball recruiting scandal An FBI complaint released in September alleged Jonathan Brad

Judge not dropping charges in FBI hoops probe

U.S. District Court Judge Lewis A. Kaplan on Thursday denied a motion to dismiss federal criminal charges against three of the 10 men arrested for their alleged roles in the FBI's two-year investigation into college basketball corruption.Attorneys representing former Adidas executives James Gatto and Merl Code and former sports agent

3 more in FBI hoops probe want case dropped

A U.S. District Court judge in New York will hear arguments Thursday morning about whether a federal criminal case against three of the 10 men indicted for their alleged roles in the FBI's two-year investigation into college basketball corruption should continue.Attorneys representing former Adidas executives James Gatto and Merl Code

Feds drop charges against AAU basketball program director in Adidas scandal case

The federal government has dropped criminal charges against Jonathan Augustine, a former AAU basketball director from Florida, who was one of 10 men arrested in September for allegedly conspiring to funnel money from Adidas to recruits' families. Augustine, the former president of The League Initiative and director of the 1 Family