Syracuse Coach Accused of Sexual Abuse

The coach's wife talks about the scandal during recorded phone conversation.
3:57 | 11/27/11

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Other university another coach under fire tonight in this evening here the tale of the tape. The case centers around a long time assistant basketball coach at Syracuse University accused of abusing -- team assisted the boy was a minor. And today our cable partner ESPN broke the story -- the phone call recorded on the tape the accuser and a woman he says is the coach's wife. The woman says among other things I know everything that went -- We warn you this is another case is difficult to listen to but it is a call now in the hands of authorities and Syracuse were now investigating another storied school. We Begin here tonight would ABC's TJ Winick. Bobby Davis was a seventh grader hoping -- around the Syracuse basketball court when he claims the abuse began. Now 39 he says he made a recording October 2002. Of a phone call with a wife of Syracuse associate head basketball coach Bernie -- Davis gave a copy DES PN and recently two police. ESPN's is a voice expert confirms the voice matches -- defiance. -- -- -- -- The accuser made the tape he says because he needed prove his allegations of molestation would be taken seriously. On the tape Bobby Davis says he frequently slept over in the basement of the finds home. Davis in the woman he identifies as mrs. find even discuss that type of abuse who subjected to at the hands of the coach. -- period when they're so little thing. This month the accusers own stepbrother leveled similar accusations. And today a 23 year old from -- sworn deposition to police that find sexually assaulted him when he was just thirteen. Late Joseph Paterno the public will demand to know with 35 year hall of fame coach Jim behind knew anything. And went behind has already called the accuser a liar. After Bobby Davis recently suggested the coach knew about his longtime assistant and young boys. On the tape the woman identified as the coach's wife even predicts that one day would become public. Yeah he picked -- off. Two of Bernie finds attorneys have not return multiple calls per day for more than a week. Just ten days ago -- was put on administrative leave by Syracuse David. After 35 years as a coach there TJ Winick leading us off tonight TJ thank you let's bring an ESPN's mark Schwartz who broke the story of that phone call recorded. And -- a lot of people watching tonight will want to -- did this accuser but -- Syracuse police -- to authorities at Syracuse University with these allegations years ago. Dave -- did call in 2002 and spoke for about five minutes with the Syracuse police detective who heard his story. Davis says that detective Doug Fox told them the statue limitations had come and gone with him. Three years later in 2005. Syracuse University did its own internal investigation. Bernie fine they did that with their own lawyers Bobby Davis was asked to produce some witnesses. One of the witnesses a source who would know tells me what's Laurie flying Bernie -- wife -- at the time she told the panel. That he's a liar she knows nothing. And it's a joke -- -- would seem to BA history here mark we do know Syracuse police the DA even the feds are now investigating. Are we expecting to hear any more from coach -- -- Well earlier today there was a release from the university saying that coach -- I'm would have nothing more to say about the matter. There is chatter that he may be releasing a statement. Later in the evening.

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