Violation Reports

How to report a violation
Should any chief executive officer, faculty athletics representative, athletics director, and/or coach become aware of an apparent institutional violation involving an athlete or institutional representative of any member institution, it shall be the responsibility of the individual to notify their athletics director and faculty athletics representative of that violation immediately. The athletics director or faculty athletics representative upon being notified shall contact in writing the athletics director and faculty athletics representative at the iinstitution in question and send copies of the notification to the National Office and the Eligibility Chair. This notification shall take place within five days of receiving the information. Failure to abide by any part of this regulation shall be viewed as unethical conduct and shall cause an investigation by the National Conduct and Ethics Committee for appropriate action against the institution for withholding information. (ARTICLE VI, SECTION B, ITEM 3.) 

The following institutions are on probation or have been placed on suspension from postseason play. Each report lists the institution, year(s) on probation or suspension, the infraction, and the sport affected by the penalty.

 


 

SUSPENSIONS as of January 19, 2017

Joe Karakaedos, Baseball
Formerly of Fisher College
One year from the date of hire at NAIA institution
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy                                                                                                                                          


 

PROBATIONS as of January 19, 2017

(Probation does not deny postseason participation.) 

 

Allen University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2016-2017
Violations involving certification of student-athletes.

Bacone College
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2016-2017
Violations involving participation of ineligibile players.

Fisher CollegeAll Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2016-2017
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy.

Friends University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs2016-2017
Violation involving participation of an ineligible player.

McPherson College 
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2015-2016 through 2016-2017
Violations involving participation of ineligible player.

University of Michigan, Dearborn
Softball Program
2016-2017
Violation involving potential student-athletes.

Presentation College
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2015-2016 through 2016-2017
Violations involving participation of ineligible players.

University of Pikeville
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2014-2015 through 2016-2017
Violations involving NAIA financial assistance policy.

San Diego Christian College 
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2015-2016 through 2016-2017
Violations involving participation of ineligible players.

Simpson University
Men's Wrestling Program
2016-2017
Violation involving participation of an ineligible player.

Spring Arbor University
Entire Athletic Department
2016-2017
Violations involving participation of ineligible players.



 

INDIVIDUALS ON PROBATION as of January 19, 2017
 

Jim Bailey, Wrestling
Formerly of Truett-McConnell College 
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving participation by ineligible player.

Ty Brewer, Soccer (Men's)
Formerly of Northwood University (FL)
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving participation by ineligible player.

Kalie Brodt, Basketball (Women's)
Formerly of Webber International University 
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving participation by ineligible player.

Scott Combs, Softball
Formerly of University of Michigan, Dearborn
One year from the date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving potential student-athletes.

Scott Dulin, Baseball
Fisher College
2016-2017
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy.

Dudley Hilton, Football
Formerly of University of Pikeville
Two years from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy.

Kevin Kitchen, Volleyball (Women's)
Formerly of University of Northwestern Ohio
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving NAIA Code of Ethics.

Krasi Kolarov, Soccer (Women's) 
Formerly of Northwood University (TX)
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy.

Dave Williams, Softball
Formerly of California State University-San Marcos
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution.
Violations involving recuiting violations.

Mike Ross, Baseball
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
One year through 2016-2017 academic year.
Violations involving recruiting violations.

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