Texas' Applewhite was disciplined in 2009 - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Texas' Applewhite was disciplined in 2009

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas assistant football coach Major Applewhite has acknowledged he was disciplined by the school for having an inappropriate relationship with a student at the 2009 Fiesta Bowl.

In separate statements released Friday night, Applewhite and athletic director DeLoss Dodds said Applewhite had his pay frozen for a year and was ordered to undergo counseling. Applewhite also was warned that a repeat offense would have more serious consequences.

In his statement, Applewhite said he was embarrassed by the incident. Neither Applewhite or the school released further details.

Dodds called the incident something that happened between consenting adults and considered it resolved.

Texas women's track coach Bev Kearney resigned in January as the school was in the process of firing her for having a relationship with 1 of her athletes in 2002.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • SportsMore>>

  • UMHB Receiving Votes in Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s Top 25 Poll

    UMHB Receiving Votes in Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s Top 25 Poll

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-01-23 23:48:51 GMT
    The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor women’s basketball team is again receiving votes in this week’s Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s Top 25 Poll. This is the second consecutive poll in which the Cru has received votes, another first in program history. The Cru women received votes totaling two points as the only American Southwest Conference program mentioned in this week’s ranking. Amherst College was a unanimous #1 pick with eight first-place ...More >>
    The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor women’s basketball team is again receiving votes in this week’s Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s Top 25 Poll. This is the second consecutive poll in which the Cru has received votes, another first in program history. The Cru women received votes totaling two points as the only American Southwest Conference program mentioned in this week’s ranking. Amherst College was a unanimous #1 pick with eight first-place ...More >>
  • Baylor Women's Tennis Opens with Home Doubleheader

    Baylor Women's Tennis Opens with Home Doubleheader

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 6:47 PM EST2018-01-23 23:47:03 GMT
    The 20th-ranked Baylor women’s tennis team kicks off its spring competition slate with a doubleheader at home on Friday, Jan. 26. The Lady Bears meet Western Michigan at 11 a.m. (CT), followed by New Mexico at 6 p.m. inside the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center. “The players are chomping at the bit to compete against somebody other than their teammates,” 16th-year head coach Joey Scrivano said. “We have a really young team, so they don’t see the value in work...More >>
    The 20th-ranked Baylor women’s tennis team kicks off its spring competition slate with a doubleheader at home on Friday, Jan. 26. The Lady Bears meet Western Michigan at 11 a.m. (CT), followed by New Mexico at 6 p.m. inside the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center. “The players are chomping at the bit to compete against somebody other than their teammates,” 16th-year head coach Joey Scrivano said. “We have a really young team, so they don’t see the value in work...More >>
  • McLennan Basketball slides slightly in NJCAA rankings

    McLennan Basketball slides slightly in NJCAA rankings

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 6:45 PM EST2018-01-23 23:45:09 GMT
    McLennan Basketball slides slightly in NJCAA rankings The McLennan Community College men’s basketball team is back to 14th in the latest NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Rankings despite its near perfect record (19-1, 2-0). The Highlanders defeated Southwestern Christian Saturday in their only contest of the week following a midweek bye, due to the number of teams competing in the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC). The top 11 teams remained the sam...More >>
    McLennan Basketball slides slightly in NJCAA rankings The McLennan Community College men’s basketball team is back to 14th in the latest NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Rankings despite its near perfect record (19-1, 2-0). The Highlanders defeated Southwestern Christian Saturday in their only contest of the week following a midweek bye, due to the number of teams competing in the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC). The top 11 teams remained the sam...More >>
Powered by Frankly