Disciplinary action for UW-EC football players

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FURTHER DISCIPLINARY ACTION HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE UW-EAU CLAIRE FOOTBALL PLAYERS ACCUSED OF SENDING RACIST MESSAGES OVER SOCIAL MEDIA.

CHANCELLOR JIM SCHMIDT SENT A MEMO TO STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF TODAY.  IN IT, HE SAYS THE FOOTBALL PLAYERS INVOLVED WERE ISSUED DISCIPLINARY SANCTIONS THIS AFTERNOON.

HE SAYS BECAUSE OF FEDERAL LAWS… UNIVERSITY OFFICIALS ARE NOT ABLE TO SHARE DETAILS OF THE DISCIPLINARY ACTION.

THE STUDENTS WERE ALREADY SUSPENDED FROM THE FOOTBALL TEAM FOR THEIR INVOLVEMENT.

IT STEMS FROM A PHOTO SENT IN A SNAPCHAT GROUP BETWEEN SEVERAL MEMBERS OF THE FOOTBALL TEAM.

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