INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee has publicly reprimanded Baylor coach Kim Mulkey and Louisville coach Jeff Walz for comments and actions during the 2011 championship tournament.
The NCAA said Wednesday that both coaches violated tournament policy. It said Mulkey made disparaging comments about the bracket decisions, and Walz used profane and abusive language toward game officials as well as kicking the scorer’s table during a loss to Gonzaga.READ MORE: Dallas Police Release Video Prior To Shooting Of Armed Robbery Suspect
Mulkey expressed displeasure after her top-seeded team was put in the same bracket with Texas A&M, a Big 12 foe it had faced three times already last season. The Aggies beat Baylor on their way to the national title.READ MORE: Young Man Shot To Death Behind The Wheel Of Car In DeSoto; Witnesses Saw Passenger Run Off
Besides the reprimand, the NCAA said it has withheld an undisclosed championship per diem allowance for both coaches.MORE NEWS: Exclusive: Inside The North Texas Factory Making Syringes For COVID-19 Vaccines
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