Longwood Rumors & News

  • Longwood reinstates suspended forward awaiting appeal on misdemeanor sexual battery charge

    College Basketball Talk "After averaging 9.1 points and 6.2 rebounds per game at Palm Beach (Florida) CC in 2013-14, 6-foot-8 junior forward Jason Pimentel was expected to help Longwood in the front court this season. That all changed November 6, when Pimentel was suspended indefinitely after being charged with..." February 17

  • Charges dropped against Longwood wing Shaq Johnson

    College Basketball Talk "The judge in the criminal case against Shaq Johnson has ordered a nolle prosequi, NBCSports.com has learned. Nolle prosequi literally means “no longer prosecute”. The news was first reported by the Longwood Rotunda. A nolle prosequi ruling does not mean that Johnson was acquitted of the..." October 27

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08