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University of Oklahoma / Football Scandals #566804

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 10, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Norman, Oklahoma: Jim Cummins) Football program at University of Oklahoma recalled penalized for NCAA violations. Prosecutors reported charging players Bernard Hall, Nigel Clay and Glen Bell with rape of woman at athletic dorm on campus 3 wks. ago. [District attorney Tully McCOY - comments on situation.] Coach Barry Switzer discussed; details given of player Jerry Parks' suspension for allegedly shooting teammate in athletic dormitory Ex-Sooners player Brian Bosworth noted claiming that players are using steroids. [STUDENTS - comment on rape case.] [Rape victim's MOTHER - comments on daughter.] Univ. faculty noted urging reform of football program. [SWITZER - defends his team.] Women noted being banned from athletic dormitory

Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim

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