DUNCANVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Duncanville High School Head Football Coach Reginald Samples has been suspended for the first game of the 2020 football season by the University Interscholastic League.
Coach Samples has also been issued a one-year probation and public reprimand for the violation of UIL rules in regards to the employment of coaches.READ MORE: North Texas Law Enforcement Disappointed In Gov. Abbott's Veto Of Domestic Violence Education Bill
The exact reason for the decision was not immediately released.READ MORE: Dallas County DA Reverses Plans To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
Under Coach Samples, Duncanville’s football team advanced to the state championship game in each of the last two seasons. Both years, the Panthers lost the title games to Galena North Shore High School.MORE NEWS: 'New Personnel & Procedures, Insufficient Oversight' Led To Texas Execution Without Media Present
CBS 11 Sports has reached out to Duncanville High School for comment on the UIL’s decision.