The self-reported violations involved the provision of lodging, transportation and occasional meals to prospective student athletes priot to their full-time enrollment at WVU. The three individuals, believed to be Drew Schifino, Tyrone Sally and Tim Lyles, were declared ineligible for competition, but were restored after nominal repayment of the benefits they received.
"I've said all along how pleased I've been with how the University handled this investigation so thoroughly," said WVU men's basketball coach John Beilein in a prepared statement. "I have been confident that the pending issues would be resolved as quickly as possible, and they were. Now it's time to put these issues behind us and move on with a fresh start."