UMD Places Members Of Athletic Staff On External Leave Following External Review

Maryland Coach DJ Durkin gathers with his staff during early signing period for recruits last December

McNair has difficulty finishing a set of 110-yard sprints and is found to have a body temperature of 106 degrees at a local hospital.

Durkin, entering his third season with the Terrapins, has come under scrutiny after offensive lineman Jordan McNair collapsed during a conditioning workout and eventually died. No cause of death has been officially released, but ESPN has since learned that heatstroke is the cause of death. An external investigation into the practice the day of McNair's death and the events leading up to his hospitalization is ongoing.

The coach of the Universtiy of Maryland's football team was placed on leave Saturday while the school reviews allegations of "unacceptable behavior" following the June death of a player who was hospitalized after a team workout. "This is effective immediately", athletic director Damon Evans said in a statement. Evans, who had been at Maryland since 2014, had been serving as acting athletic director since April. The report from ESPN shared the scary details surrounding McNair's death, which called into question the Maryland training staff. The report alleges multiple trainers essentially dragged him across the finish, after he already began exhibiting signs of serious fatigue.

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Maryland announces two staff members were placed on administrative leave. "If that former staffer had any guts, why didn't he put his name on that?"

Following ESPN's report, Maryland placed several staffers on leave.

"The alleged behaviors raised in the ESPN story are troubling and not consistent with our approach to the coaching and development of our student athletes", the university had said in an earlier statement to ESPN.

Durkin wrote in a letter to the Baltimore Sun that the program was "cooperating fully" with investigators. Maryland offensive coordinator Matt Canada will act as interim head coach, Evans said.

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