Laptopgate? Notre Dame insists it wasn't cheating Print
Written by Admin   
Saturday, 20 September 2008 15:39
NCAAF Headline News

 EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -Charlie Weis insisted Notre Dame wasn't trying to break the rules by having a laptop computer in its coaching box during a 23-7 loss to Michigan State on Saturday.
``It wasn't like there was somebody trying to do something illegal,'' Weis said.
Michigan State spokesman John Lewandowski said the school asked a liaison to the officials to remove the laptop after noticing one being used by the Fighting Irish. The liaison took the laptop out of the their coaching box during a break in the first half.
``The first thought you have is, `Are they tracking tendencies or other data,''' Lewandowski said. ``You cannot use that type of that resource in the coaching box. That's just like you can't have a replay monitor.''
Weis said the officials approached him about the laptop and then he asked offensive coordinator Mike Haywood about it.
there. Then I immediately told (the officials) that there was an intern (with a laptop) and he took it off a ledge and put it on the floor.''
Weis said he told the officials that he wasn't trying to do something improper while walking off the field at halftime.
``The last thing I ever want to do is lie,'' he said.
Weis is 24-16 in three-plus seasons at Notre Dame after working as the offensive coordinator for Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots from 2000-04. Belichick and the Patriots were fined and sanctioned by the NFL last year for video taping opponents sideline signals.
 

NCAAFB Team Pages

Top NCAAFB Public Bets

View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

Recent NCAAFB Discussions

NCAAFB Futures

NCAA FOOTBALL TEAM BCS CHAMPIONSHIP ODDS CURRENT
FLORIDA STATE 4/1
ALABAMA 6/1
OREGON 13/2
OHIO STATE 9/1
OKLAHOMA 12/1
LSU 16/1
AUBURN 18/1
UCLA 18/1
MICHIGAN STATE 20/1
STANFORD 25/1
View All

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com