The others included Brandon Johnson, the school’s all-time leading scorer, former coach T.J. Brown and former player Brandon Dowdy..
In his plea agreement, Thweni admitted that he and his co-conspirators placed Las Vegas casino bets on a 2010 game after bribing Johnson to influence the score.
A U.S. He could have gotten up to five years in prison.
SAN DIEGO – Federal prosecutors say a 28-year-old sports bookmaker has been sentenced to 2½ years in prison and three years’ probation for his role in a scheme to fix University of San Diego basketball games.
Thweni was among 10 people charged with running a sports betting business to fix West Coast Conference games. attorney’s statement says Paul Thweni received the sentence Thursday after pleading guilty in August