A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Rain and light sleet continues to fall through the area. Temperatures are still about freezing.
Thompson was charged Tuesday with one count of obtaining property by false pretenses.
Officials say he created and submitted false recruiting receipts for monetary reimbursements.
Even though many students say they are disappointed by the news, Student Body President Keri Brockett says she's giving the assistant coach the benefit of the doubt.
Thompson has been released under an unsecured $10,000 dollar bond and was suspended by ECU.