Disclosure of that meeting came from Smith’s lawyer Monday afternoon.
Today, Courtney Smith met with the independent investigative team hired by The Ohio State University Board of Trustees. She was accompanied by her lawyers and welcomed the opportunity to speak to the investigators. Courtney continues to be thankful for the support she has received during this time.
Meyer has been on paid leave since August 1, the day Courtney Smith told reporter Brett McMurphy and Stadium.com she had told Meyer’s wife, Shelley, about abuse she suffered at the hands of her husband, Zach, who was the receivers coach at Ohio State from 2012 through last month.