He says he had threatened to go public with that knowledge in August when Manning told him Manning would release him from his scholarship, but to only three schools. Five pressing questions that will decide Bucks-Raptors Toronto Raptors. Paul's a good kid. It wasn't what it represented, and this was not the first incident. In response to a public records request filed by ESPN for copies of e-mails relating to the wrestlers' dismissal in August, the university provided 13 short e-mails from nine people sent to Manning, supporting him in his decision. Legion of doom: This past fall, after local media broke the news that the wrestlers had been kicked off the team, Manning, Osborne and other Nebraska officials were tight-lipped about the incident.
The university refused ESPN's public records request for documents related to Donahoe's violation and its correspondence with the NCAA, citing the school's interpretation of a federal law designed to shield students' grades.
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That transgression goes against NCAA rules intended to preserve amateurism, and it can result in a loss of eligibility. But in your own backyard, I think it probably shocked people a little bit. Paul's a good kid. In March, Donahoe lost his chance at a second Division I national individual title when a wrestler from Cornell, Troy Nickerson, beat him in double overtime in the championship match. Donahoe came to Lincoln in as a much-heralded wrestler from Davison, Mich. The girlfriend placed frantic calls to two of the coaches -- around 4: Maddon protests loss to Nats over double toe-tap Chicago Cubs.