Coppin State

Juan Dixon fined by MEAC due to referee criticism

Coach Dixon takes a fine

Courtesy of the MEAC

NORFOLK, Va. Jan. 27, 2020—The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced a fine levied against Coppin State head men’s basketball coach Juan Dixon and assistant coach Charles Agumagu for public comments critical of officials following the Eagles’ 50-48 loss to Morgan State on Saturday.

Per conference policy (Chapter 3.5.9 in the Constitution & By-Laws), members of the coaching staffs, student-athletes or other representatives of participating institutions shall not make public statements critical of officiating in any MEAC contests or events.

First-time offenders are fined $500. A second offense comes with a $1,000 fine, and a third offense results in a $2,000 fine for the institution.

No additional comments will be issued on this matter.

Juan Dixon fined by MEAC due to referee criticism
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