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  The latest scandal surrounding the University of Louisville and its athletic department has prompted a major fallout across campus and in the college sports world.

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Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon is calling for the University of Louisville’s athletic arm to put more money into the KFC Yum! Center. The agency that manages the arena is struggling to pay off construction debts despite soaring athletic revenues.

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Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen will soon contact Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer to discuss a potential audit of the KFC Yum Center.

The arena recently suffered a downgrade of its debt to junk status.  Louisville Metro Councilman Dan Johnson is calling for an audit.

Auditor's office spokeswoman Stephanie Holscher says Edelen will call Fischer about the matter soon.