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December 30, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Bruce Fagel, the attorney for the family of Hank Gathers, said Saturday that Loyola Marymount University officials not only knew Gathers was receiving improper cash payments when he was on a basketball scholarship to the school, but they encouraged the "deal" by ignoring it. Speaking from Hawaii, where he is vacationing, Fagel also implicated Bo Kimble, saying that Gathers' mother, Lucille, saw Kimble receive money from Albert Gersten, the booster she says also gave money to her son.
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January 8, 1991 | BILL DWYRE
Although there remains no official word on whether Loyola Marymount's basketball program will become the object of an NCAA investigation, Brian Quinn, the Lions' athletic director, and Mike Gilleran, commissioner of the West Coast Conference, will meet informally this week with a top NCAA enforcement official. "Brian and I will sit down with David Berst and share some ideas," Gilleran said Monday. "They know what's going on. It hasn't exactly been low profile.
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December 27, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Albert Gersten, prominent Loyola Marymount University booster who helped finance construction of Gersten Pavilion in honor of his late father, has been accused of providing financial support to Hank Gathers, according to recent testimony by Gathers family members.
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January 8, 1991 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hank Gathers received money from boosters as early as his freshman year at USC, according to his brother, Derrick Gathers, in deposition testimony filed Monday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Derrick Gathers also said his brother received about $50,000 while at Loyola Marymount from school booster Albert Gersten. "He (Hank) started at SC," Derrick said. "You know, he was getting money there from boosters. That's what goes on in the NCAA."
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January 5, 1991 | THERESA MUNOZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After further reviewing allegations that a Loyola Marymount booster gave money to former Cal State Northridge basketball player Derrick Gathers, Northridge Athletic Director Bob Hiegert said Friday that he will not file a report with the NCAA. The allegations were made by Derrick Gathers in a deposition taken in connection with a wrongful death suit filed against Loyola and 13 other defendants after the death of his brother, Hank.
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December 28, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An attorney for Bo Kimble said Thursday that Kimble would not comment on the allegations made by relatives of Hank Gathers that a Loyola Marymount booster gave money to Gathers while he was on a basketball scholarship at the school. "We have advised Bo not to comment because of the pending litigation, and we don't want his comments to affect the outcome of the case," said Leonard Armato, Kimble's attorney.
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January 4, 1991 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Rev. David Hagan, a close friend of the family of Hank Gathers, said he was "uncomfortable" with how Gathers was getting money to give to his mother before he died.
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December 27, 1990 | MIKE KUPPER, TIMES ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR
Loyola Marymount's little affair with big-time basketball didn't result in a national championship. But it may well result in what lots of big-time basketball's dates have come home with--investigation by the NCAA for possible violations.
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January 8, 1991 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hank Gathers received money from boosters as early as his freshman year at USC, according to his brother, Derrick Gathers, in deposition testimony filed Monday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Derrick Gathers also said his brother received about $50,000 while at Loyola Marymount from school booster Albert Gersten. "He (Hank) started at SC," Derrick said. "You know, he was getting money there from boosters. That's what goes on in the NCAA."
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January 8, 1991 | BILL DWYRE
Although there remains no official word on whether Loyola Marymount's basketball program will become the object of an NCAA investigation, Brian Quinn, the Lions' athletic director, and Mike Gilleran, commissioner of the West Coast Conference, will meet informally this week with a top NCAA enforcement official. "Brian and I will sit down with David Berst and share some ideas," Gilleran said Monday. "They know what's going on. It hasn't exactly been low profile.
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January 5, 1991 | THERESA MUNOZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
After further reviewing allegations that a Loyola Marymount booster gave money to former Cal State Northridge basketball player Derrick Gathers, Northridge Athletic Director Bob Hiegert said Friday that he will not file a report with the NCAA. The allegations were made by Derrick Gathers in a deposition taken in connection with a wrongful death suit filed against Loyola and 13 other defendants after the death of his brother, Hank.
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January 4, 1991 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Rev. David Hagan, a close friend of the family of Hank Gathers, said he was "uncomfortable" with how Gathers was getting money to give to his mother before he died.
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December 30, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Bruce Fagel, the attorney for the family of Hank Gathers, said Saturday that Loyola Marymount University officials not only knew Gathers was receiving improper cash payments when he was on a basketball scholarship to the school, but they encouraged the "deal" by ignoring it. Speaking from Hawaii, where he is vacationing, Fagel also implicated Bo Kimble, saying that Gathers' mother, Lucille, saw Kimble receive money from Albert Gersten, the booster she says also gave money to her son.
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December 28, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An attorney for Bo Kimble said Thursday that Kimble would not comment on the allegations made by relatives of Hank Gathers that a Loyola Marymount booster gave money to Gathers while he was on a basketball scholarship at the school. "We have advised Bo not to comment because of the pending litigation, and we don't want his comments to affect the outcome of the case," said Leonard Armato, Kimble's attorney.
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December 27, 1990 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Albert Gersten, prominent Loyola Marymount University booster who helped finance construction of Gersten Pavilion in honor of his late father, has been accused of providing financial support to Hank Gathers, according to recent testimony by Gathers family members.
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December 27, 1990 | MIKE KUPPER, TIMES ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR
Loyola Marymount's little affair with big-time basketball didn't result in a national championship. But it may well result in what lots of big-time basketball's dates have come home with--investigation by the NCAA for possible violations.
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January 24, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
A banner in memory of the late Hank Gathers that disappeared from Loyola Marymount's gymnasium in November has been returned, school officials said. The banner, hung in Albert Gersten Pavilion after Gathers' death last spring, was taken over the Thanksgiving weekend and returned anonymously on Monday.
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