December 18, 1996 in Sports

Sports People

Compiled From Wire Services
 

A San Antonio judge has revoked the one-year probation of former NBA All-Star Alvin Robertson, meaning he will have to serve that time in jail… . Chuck Smith was suspended by Atlanta Falcons coach June Jones after the defensive end complained about the team’s leadership… . Two Virginia Tech football players, Brian Edmonds and James Crawford, charged with raping a student in their apartment, sued the woman, alleging that she slandered and tried to extort money from them… . South Carolina football coach Brad Scott got a two-year contract extension… . Bob DeBesse, offensive coordinator at the University of Minnesota the past five seasons, has been named the new head coach at Southwest Texas State.


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