National College Basketball Writer Breaks Down the Scandal in Auburn [VIDEO]
A lot going on in the city of Auburn and it's not what's happening off the field or the court. The Auburn Tigers find themselves in another scandal, this time involving the basketball program.
According to court documents, the Tigers assistant coach Chuck Person, who joined head coach Bruce Pearl's coaching staff back in 2014, was arrested on federal charges and is facing six different charges that includes bribery conspiracy, wire fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and travel act conspiracy, solicitation of bribes and gratuities, and conspiracy to commit honest services fraud.
If convicted, Person could faces up to a maximum of 80 years in prison. Other coaches including Arizona Wildcats assistant Emanuel Richardson, Oklahoma State Cowboys assistant Lamont Evans, and the University of Southern California assistant Tony Bland.
There is a lot of details and allegations surrounding Person's and the Auburn program and national college football and basketball writer Aaron Torres has covered the story all day and he joined The Game with Ryan Fowler to breakdown the scandal and also address what happens next with Bruce Pearl.
For Torres details on the scandal watch the video above and don't miss The Game with Ryan Fowler weekday afternoons from 2-6 p.m.