UWM's Akeem Springs takes to Twitter to express unhappiness with firing of Coach Jeter, meeting with AD

MILWAUKEE -- Granted, it was back in December, but the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers beat the Wisconsin Badgers and won 20 games -- neither of which kept UWM Coach Rob Jeter from being fired by UWM Athletic Director Amanda Braun.

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While Jeter has taken the high road since his firing on March 17th, but several of his supporters have spoken out -- including one of his players.

Akeem Springs, a UWM junior, seems to be a bright, thoughtful young man. He was upset on the heels of a players' meeting with Braun, and on Monday evening, March 21st, his Twitter account backed that up.