SWAC suspends PVAM's men's basketball coachDecember 16, 2000
BIRMINGHAM -- The Southwestern Athletic Conference has suspended Elwood Plummer, the head men's basketball coach at Prairie View A&M University, for four games due to violation of conference rules. The suspension takes effect immediately and includes conference games only.
According to SWAC commissioner Rudy Washington, the terms of Plummer's suspension are that he cannot participate in the four games in any manner, including being at the game site, traveling with the team or communicating with the team in any manner during the four contests.
The Panthers' next four conference games include road contests at Alcorn State University on December 16 and Southern University on December 18 as well as home games on January 13 versus Grambling State University and January 15 versus Jackson State University.