UNIVERSITY OF OREGON STATEMENT RELEASED BY ATHLETICS DEPARTMENT’S OFFICE OF MEDIA SERVICES IN RESPONSE TO COMMENTS REGARDING SCHOOL’S OF FOOTBALL SCOUTING SERVICES
The athletics department paid for services rendered by a pair of scouting services that were processed through the athletics department business office to Complete Scouting Services and New Level Athletics. This is no different than services purchased by a number of colleges and universities throughout the country.
This is something we remain confident that is within the acceptable guidelines allowed by the and occurred with the knowledge of the department’s compliance office.
We have previously stated that we have not been in contact with anyone from the or Pacific-10 Conference in regards to these practices and that situation remains unchanged.