Both were belatedly approved basketball coaching contracts during a DPS school board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016.
A charge of deliberately trying to “throw a game” ultimately led to one of the harshest Ohio High School Athletic Association rulings in its history: a three-year probation for all Dayton Public Schools boys and girls athletic teams and $10,000 fine. “This is what I wanted,” Powell said. “I’m glad I’m back and we can get things moving forward. We’ve got a lot to prove next season.”