Scarlet Letter: Doc That Doomed OSU’s Tressel

Below is an image of the actual 2010 Ohio State “Certification of Compliance” form signed by Jim Tressel that the school cited in charging him with a major NCAA violation - imperiling his tenure at OSU. Under the Tressel-signed document is an account of the NCAA violations by Tressel that Ohio State noted to the NCAA when suspending the coach for - eventually - five games. The bottom document is the applicable excerpts of the termination clause of Tressel’s current contract.

Jim Tressel Certificate of Compliance Letter

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