Iowa State University Releases Statement in Response to Nikki Moody Lawsuit
AMES, Iowa – Nikki Moody, the former Iowa State women’s basketball player, is suing head coach Bill Fennelly, the university and the state for racial discrimination. According to the lawsuit filed Friday in state district court, Fennelly allegedly harassed and discriminated against the former star player. Moody, who is African American, said the discrimination caused a “hostile” environment because of “racial harassment.” She is seeking unspecified damages.