Statement from UH President M.R.C. Greenwood
November 22, 2011
On November 3, 2011, the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa Office of Admissions received an anonymous letter alleging “point shaving” by unnamed football players of UH football games.
Recognizing the seriousness of these allegations, UH leadership acted promptly and responsibly by immediately alerting the Honolulu Police Department and providing the letter to them.
Board of Regents Chair Eric Martinson and President M.R.C. Greenwood met personally with Chief Louis Kealoha to offer UH’s full cooperation with HPD’s inquiry.
UH has alerted the NCAA about the anonymous letter and its contents and, in discussions with them, has been informed that it is “doing exactly what you need to be doing” in this situation.
Out of respect for the police investigation, UH will not comment further at this point.