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Memphis also gets 3 years' probation

Updated: August 21, 2009, 12:45 PM ET
By Dana O'Neil | ESPN.com

Memphis must vacate its NCAA-record 2007-08 season and serve three years' probation because of NCAA rules violations, the NCAA committee on infractions announced Thursday.

Under former coach John Calipari, Memphis won a record 38 games that season and reached the NCAA championship game.

Memphis president Shirley Raines said shortly after the NCAA's announcement that the school is appealing what she called an unfair penalty.

"We know the rules," Raines said. "We did our due ...

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