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Rutgers University Football Program on Probation For NCAA Violations

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) placed the Rutgers University football program on probation through September 2019 after the school admitted to a slew of violations.

At the start of the 2017 fall semester, Rutgers President Robert Barchi announced the conclusion of NCAA proceedings related to the multiple scandals that were first brought to light in 2015.

That spring, NCAA enforcement officers determined that the football program had violated several NCAA rules.