No Charges Filed Against SOSU Coach

4-22-05 – New details about an alleged altercation between a Southeastern Oklahoma State University baseball coach and player have been released by the school Durant.

On March 25th, player, Shawn Dorries, told campus police that Coach Mike Matheny choked him. School officials say they’ve conducted an internal investigation and they have taken “appropriate action.”

In the police report, Dorries claimed the coach put his hands on his neck, then Dorries swung at the coach before teammates separated them.

Dorries has since quit the team.

School officials have not released any details about the investigation or what action was taken, but they say criminal charges will not be filed against Matheny.