February 9, 2001
2-Year College in Iowa Forfeits 7 Football Victories
Possible fraud in the transcripts of seven students, including five athletes, at Iowa Central Community College has prompted a criminal investigation by state agencies. The college's football team had to forfeit all seven of its victories from the fall after the inquiry turned up a problem in a player's transcript that made him ineligible.
The football player was supposed to complete an Internet course last summer to be eligible to play in the fall, but the