GREENVILLE, Pitt County - East Carolina University confirmed Thursday morning that the men's and women's swimming and diving teams are temporarily frozen due to an ongoing investigation.
Assistant athletic Director Tom McClellan tells NewsChannel 12 that team activities will not continue "until the university's investigation has been completed."
McClellan said the investigation is due to an "alleged incident," but he declined to elaborate further. McClellan's statement read:
“There is an ongoing investigation into an alleged incident involving ECU's swimming program. All team activities are on hold until the university's inquiry has been completed.”