Louisville Probing Sex Claims Involving Basketball Recruits
The University of Louisville is investigating claims that a former staffer paid an escort service to entertain basketball recruits.By Christian Bryant | October 2, 2015
The University of Louisville launched an investigation Friday into allegations a former basketball staffer paid thousands of dollars to an escort service to entice teenage prospects during their recruiting visits.
The allegations are in an upcoming book called "Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen." The book's author, Katina Powell, claims former Louisville director of basketball operations Andre McGee hired her to provide escorts to recruits and their fathers. (Video Louis Cardinals Athletics)
McGee is a former Louisville basketball player and currently an assistant basketball coach at University of Missouri-Kansas City.