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SportEvery Coach Charged in the FBI's College Admission Recruiting, Bribery Scandal

19:16  12 march  2019
19:16  12 march  2019 Source:   si.com

Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin Among Dozens Charged in College Entrance Exam Scandal

Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin Among Dozens Charged in College Entrance Exam Scandal Several NCAA D-1 college coaches have also been charged in the scandal. Documents show those indicted allegedly paid millions in bribes to get their children into elite colleges. Those colleges include Yale, Stanford and the University of Southern California. Loughlin and husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are accused of paying $500,000 to USC in exchange for having their two daughters designated as recruits to the college's crew team — even though they did not participate in crew — thereby guaranteeing their admission in the college, according to documents. The FBI and U.S.

The FBI and federal prosecutors in Boston have charged 50 people, including The scheme allegedly worked to help potential students cheat on college entrance exams by bribing SAT Some schools, like Wake Forest, have already suspended coaches allegedly involved in the scandal in light of the

A major college admissions scandal has laid bare the price of entry for some wealthy families There could be a bribery and cheating scandal occurring in the college admissions process. Almost every case that we know about, this person never played on the team. They would drop out as

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The FBI and federal prosecutors in Boston have charged 50 people, including several university athletic coaches and administrators of college entrance exams, in a nationwide college admissions cheating and recruitment scheme, according to court documents first released on Tuesday.

The scheme allegedly worked to help potential students cheat on college entrance exams by bribing SAT or ACT administrators or by bribing college athletic coaches to facilitate non-recruits admittance to elite universities as recruits regardless of their actual athletic abilities or histories.

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The 2019 college admissions bribery scandal arose over a criminal conspiracy to influence undergraduate admissions decisions at several top American universities.

RELATED: Every coach charged in admissions / bribery scandal . Actors Felicity Huffman, of Desperate Housewives fame, and Full House' s Lori Loughlin were both charged in the scheme, according to court documents, which show that the FBI recorded phone calls with both actresses and

Some schools, like Wake Forest, have already suspended coaches allegedly involved in the scandal in light of the court documents released Tuesday morning. Wake Forest was one of several schools implicated, although there is no indication that the schools themselves were directly involved in the wrong-doing.

Georgetown University, Stanford University, UCLA, the University of San Diego, USC, University of Texas, and Yale were among others allegedly connected to the nationwide scheme.

Coaches implicated in the recruiting scheme, according to court documents:

• Current Stanford sailing coach John Vandemoer

• Former Yale women's soccer coach Rudy Meredith

• Former Georgetown tennis coach Gordie Ernst, now at Rhode Island

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For the parents charged in a new FBI investigation , crime was a cheaper and simpler way to get their kids into elite schools than the typical advantages U. S . Attorney for the District of Massachusetts Andrew Lelling announces indictments in a sweeping college - admissions bribery scandal during a

College coaches were also allegedly bribed to label applicants as athletic recruits . Parents charged in the alleged scheme are accused of paying an admissions consultant, William Singer, a total of The FBI investigation into the alleged scheme was nicknamed "Operation Varsity Blues."

• Current UCLA men's soccer coach Jorge Salcedo

• Current Texas men's tennis coach Michael Center

• Current WakeForest women's volleyball coach William "Bill" Ferguson

• Former USC women's soccer head coach Ali Khosroshahin

• Former USC women's soccer assistant coach Laura Janke

• Current USC Senior Associate Athletic Director Donna Heinel

• Current USC water polo head coach Jovan Vavic

Other implicated individuals of note include:

Mark Riddell, the Director of College Entrance Exam Preparation at IMG Academy, a private college preparatory school and sports academy in Bradenton, Fla.

Igor Dvorskiy, the Director of West Hollywood College Prep School

• Actress Lori Loughlin, of Full House fame

Desperate Housewives actress Felicity Huffman

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College admissions scandal: UCLA men's soccer coach Jorge Salcedo resigns in wake of bribery allegations.
March 22-- Mar. 22--UCLA men's soccer coach Jorge Salcedo resigned in the wake of his alleged involvement in accepting $200,000 in bribes to help enroll two players using fake athletic profiles, an athletic department official confirmed Thursday. Salcedo had been placed on leave since being indicted last week on charges of conspiracy to commit racketeering after facilitating the acceptance of one female and one male student to the school under the pretense of being soccer players even though they did not play the sport competitively.

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