OU Gets 2005 Wins Back

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The NCAA is restoring Oklahoma's eight wins
from its 2005 Holiday Bowl season.
An NCAA appeals committee partially overturned its ruling in the
infractions case involving former quarterback Rhett Bomar.
The NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee says Oklahoma should not
have been found guilty of separate violations for failing to detect
that football players were working at a Norman car dealership and
failing to monitor those students' employment.
The appeals panel today partially upheld a "failure to
monitor" violation imposed against Oklahoma. The panel says the
university didn't use established institutional procedures that
would have revealed the employment of 12 players at the dealership
in summer 2005.
Bomar was one of two players kicked off the Sooner squad in the
wake of the scandal. He transferred to Sam Houston State in
Huntsville, Texas.




 
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