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Penn State reprimands, fines coach Portland

Updated: April 19, 2006, 12:56 AM ET
Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State fined women's basketball coach Rene Portland $10,000 after concluding she violated university policy in her treatment of a player who was perceived to be a lesbian.

The university said Portland would be dismissed for any future violation of the school's nondiscrimination policy. She was also ordered to take professional development "devoted to diversity and inclusiveness."

The university released the results of the investigation Tuesday.

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