Two members of the Louisville basketball coaching staff have been placed on administrative leave.
According to an official release, Louisville basketball staff members Kenny Kohnson and Jordan Fair have been placed on “paid administrative leave.”
“We are in the process of executing our due diligence as it relates to an ongoing investigation and feel that this [is] an appropriate step at this time,” said acting AD Vince Tyra.
You can read the entire release below:
here’s the release from louisville on jordan fair & kenny johnson pic.twitter.com/8Rb9bz3OuT
— Chris Hatfield (@_ChrisHatfield) October 6, 2017
It’s unclear if or what relation the two have to the bribery scandal currently enveloping Louisville—and more broadly, college basketball as a whole—but “paid administrative leave” is never a good sign.
We’ll update the post as we learn more.