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University of Missouri athletics under NCAA investigation for potential academic violations

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The university acknowledged the investigation in a statement released on Tuesday evening. (KCTV5) The university acknowledged the investigation in a statement released on Tuesday evening. (KCTV5)
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

The University of Missouri is under investigation three months after an investigation into the school's basketball program wrapped up. 

The university acknowledged the investigation in a statement released on Tuesday evening. 

No details have been released yet, but the school says it's under investigation for "potential academic rules violations." 

Full statement from the university:

“The University of Missouri has received allegations of potential academic rules violations by a former tutor in the Athletics Academic Services area. Consistent with our commitment to rules compliance and to operating our athletics program with integrity, we are conducting a review of the allegations. We also have informed the NCAA who is working with us on this matter. To protect the integrity of the review process, we will not comment further at this time.”

The NCAA has not released any statement. 

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