Auburn Asst. Basketball Coach charged with 6 federal crimes

When will more fallout happen?

Person's arrest was part of four NCAA assistant basketball coaches indicted by federal authorities in a fraud and corruption scheme that included managers, financial advisers and representatives of a major international sportswear company.

Federal investigators say a group of business advisers to athletes used thousands of dollars in Adidas money to make payments to top high school basketball players to get them to attend certain schools. "He hasn't really gone through the process of being recruited and he wants to experience that".

Auburn Assistant Basketball Coach Chuck Person has been arrested and faces sex federal charges including, bribery conspiracy, solicitation of bribes and gratuities, conspiracy to commit honest services fraud, wire fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and travel act conspiracy, according to court documents.

"This morning's news is shocking", the university said in a released statement.

"We are going to open E.J.'s recruitment back up", E.J. Montgomery Sr. said. He was promoted to associate head coach in May of 2015.

Auburn is offering full refunds to season ticket holders after federal charges were filed against assistant coach Chuck Person, Al.com reported.

James Gatto was arrested Tuesday along with nine others, including four assistant basketball coaches from Arizona, Auburn, the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State.

According to the complaint, Person was to use his "influence" to convince players with a shot at making the NBA to use the unnamed financial adviser.

The fallout from the this week's FBI crackdown on shady college basketball recruiting tactics is only just beginning. The details will be discussed at a news conference on Tuesday afternoon. We are committed to playing by the rules, and that's what we expect from our coaches.

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