UNM regents deny Coach Davie’s appeal of suspension

Bob Davie
FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2016, file photo New Mexico coach Bob Davie walks in the sideline during the first half of an NCAA college football game against New Mexico State in Las Cruces, N.M. The University of New Mexico suspended Davie on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, for 30 days without pay, following multiple investigations that examined whether he and coaching staff interfered with criminal investigations or misconduct cases involving players. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton, File)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The University of New Mexico Board of Regents has denied Football Coach Bob Davie’s request for an appeal of his suspension.

Last week, UNM announced Davie would be suspended for 30 days following multiple investigations.

Documents reveal Davie is accused of using the “n-word,” as well as obstructing a rape investigation involving one of his players. Coach Davie, however, denies those allegations. 

There is no word on when the 30-day unpaid suspension might begin.

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