Media Advisory: News Conference on Decisions Regarding Basketball Programs


WHAT: News teleconference with Josephine R. Potuto, chair of the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions. The purpose of the teleconference is to discuss decisions concerning Southeast Missouri State University’s women’s and men’s basketball programs.

WHO: NCAA Committee on InfractionsJosephine R. Potuto, Richard H. Larson Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Nebraska College of Law and chair of the Committee on Infractions

WHEN: 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 18

WHERE: Program Lounge, University Center

BACKGROUND: Participants in the news conference will be connected to the NCAA Committee on Infractions by phone and will have the opportunity to ask questions during the teleconference. Southeast Missouri State University officials will be on hand in the Program Lounge of the University Center to respond to questions after the teleconference.

Members of the media may also dial into the news conference themselves and listen and ask questions directly from their newsrooms by dialing (877) 874-1569. Then enter the following passcode: 2046965. PLEASE DO NOT RELEASE THIS TELEPHONE NUMBER TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.

The NCAA will issue an embargoed news release at 1 p.m. Central Time. The news release will be available on the NCAA’s Web site at

REPLAY: To hear a replay of the telephonic press conference, call (888) 203-1112. The confirmation code is 2046965. The rebroadcast of this teleconference will be available until Wednesday, June 25, 11 p.m. Central Time.

NOTE: Southeast Missouri State University and NCAA officials will make no comment about this case prior to the telephonic press conference.