Nelson returns to PFW sideline from administrative leave

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According to the university Niecee Nelson has returned from admistrative leave after allegations from an anonymous source was determined to be unfounded.

The university says the allegations centered primarily on practice drills and possible NCAA rules infractions.

The schools says it conducted “a thorough university investigation that included input from student-athletes, assistant coaches, staff members, and Coach Nelson, the university determined that no athletics department or university policies had been violated.”
Atheltic director Kelley Harley Hutton added: “We are working closely with Coach Nelson and the student-athletes to move forward in a positive manner. We are pleased this issue has been resolved.”
The school says it will provide no futher details.

PFW women’s basketball is 6-20 this season. Nelson was placed on adminstrative leave on February 12 and the Mastodons have gone 0-3 since.

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