Pac-10 commissioner to meet with Blount regarding reinstatement
EUEGENE, Ore. -- Pac-10 commissioner
Scott said he will attend a series of meetings Sunday with Oregon officials, including university president
Kelly originally suspended Blount for the season Sept. 4, a day after the player punched Boise State's
Oregon's initial suspension of Blount was approved by the conference, and any changes to it would need to be approved by Scott.
"I want to understand all essential components of the [reinstatement] agreement and how he's doing," said Scott, who said he's been in contact with the university but has yet to speak with Blount. "It's important to me I'll be able to hear from him."
Kelly said earlier this week he would not address Blount's situation until after Saturday's game. According to the
"They have to initiate [the reinstatement request]," said Scott, "but I didn't want to slow it up. It could happen soon. Anything's possible."