Police question ex-Nihon U. coaches

More Sports / Football Aug 17, 2018

Police question ex-Nihon U. coaches

Police have questioned two former coaches of Nihon University's American football team on a voluntary basis after one of its players who injured an opponent with a dangerous tackle said he was ordered by the two to do so, investigative sources said on Friday. Former ...

Independent committee rules Nihon University President Hidetoshi Tanaka ultimately responsible for illegal tackle scandal

More Sports / Football Jul 30, 2018

Independent committee rules Nihon University President Hidetoshi Tanaka ultimately responsible for illegal tackle scandal

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

The third-party committee appointed to investigate the Nihon University American football team’s illegal tackle scandal concluded Monday that school president Hidetoshi Tanaka was responsible for the lack of governance and must take accountability for the scandal. But whether Tanaka will actually address the media and ...