Meyer was put on paid leave last week amid questions about what he knew and did about accusations of abuse made against Smith, who was sacked July 24 after his ex-wife sought a restraining order against him.
"While an assistant coach at Florida in 2009, I was aware that there was an issue in the personal life of Zach and Courtney Smith", Addazio said in a statement to the Boston Globe.
The school announced Sunday evening that the independent investigation will be completed within "14 days", according to independent reporter Brett McMurphy, meaning that a conclusion should be reached by August 19.
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Meyer issued a statement Friday on Twitter admitting that he lied when he denied knowing about accusations of domestic abuse against Smith, who had been fired by Meyer the day before the Ohio State coach's claims at Big Ten Media Days. He also admitted lying to reporters about it.
Meyer's knowledge of the incidents came into question after college football insider Brett McMurphy reported that Smith had told Meyer's wife Shelley about the 2015 incidents and shared pictures of the injuries and text messages that she shared with McMurphy.
Still, Meyer said, he has followed "proper reporting protocols and procedures" at Ohio State and did so in Smith's case.
We now have an idea of when Ohio State will decide the fate of head football coach Urban Meyer. Ohio State opens a season in which it holds championship aspirations on September 1 at home against Oregon State.