West Virginia University President Mike Garrison said today he will resign in September to end the controversy surrounding the improper awarding of a master's degree to the governor's daughter.Now, if that's not an admission of guilt, than I don't know what is. I'm not going to assume that the Rich Rodriquez situation has anything to do with this, but it does seem awfully coincidental. In the deposition Rodriquez gave in April, Garrison's name came up a few times in relation to the $4M buyout agreement Rodriquez signed in August last year.
"After careful reflection, I have determined I am the one person who is uniquely situated to stop this dialogue with my decision," Garrison told the school's Board of Governors. "It is the most difficult decision I have ever faced. But it is a clear decision with a clear outcome."
We'll just have to wait and see if anything comes of this in relation to our dear coach. In the meantime, enjoy a random video from the collection of WolverineHistorian to wrap up your Friday afternoon.