Former Ohio State Wrestling Coach on Video Stating He Informed OSU Officials of Inappropriate Behavior by Team Physician

//Former Ohio State Wrestling Coach on Video Stating He Informed OSU Officials of Inappropriate Behavior by Team Physician

Former Ohio State Wrestling Coach on Video Stating He Informed OSU Officials of Inappropriate Behavior by Team Physician

By Nolan Erickson

Mike DiSabato, an NCAA All-American wrestler who competed for Ohio State University from 1987 – 1991, and at least 6 other OSU wrestlers have come forward with allegations of sexual abuse by former OSU team doctor Richard Strauss. Several of the accusers claim that Jim Jordan, OSU assistant wrestling coach from 1986 – 1994, and Russ Hellickson, OSU head wrestling coach from 1986 – 2006, were aware of the sexual assault.

DiSabato has released a video that shows Hellickson stating that Strauss was too hands on with student athletes. The video also shows Hellickson saying that …read more

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