Men's basketball 2/15/2018, 1:41pm

Reggie Lynch drops appeal, will not return to UMN

Men’s basketball player Reggie Lynch announced Thursday afternoon that he would not attend either appeal hearings for his alleged sexual misconduct violations. Lynch will now leave the University of Minnesota Ryan Pacyga, Lynch’s lawyer, said the University's appeals hearings are rigged against the accusers, citing training materials given to the jurors, the current climate around sexual assault, and the inability to call witnesses to testify on Lynch's behalf.