STILLWATER, Okla. — Oklahoma State University said Saturday that Sports Illustrated has informed the school it plans to publish a series of articles about alleged misconduct in the university’s football program starting in 2001.
The university said in a statement that Sports Illustrated outlined allegations involving inappropriate activities and actions, the majority of which occurred between 2001 and 2007. The school said the allegations outlined don’t involve any current coaches or players.
The university said it has contacted the NCAA to advise it of “the accusations described,” although the school did not go into detail about the allegations in its statement on Saturday. The university said Sports Illustrated didn’t provide all of the specifics of the accusations.