FBI Investigation

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  1. bumba

    bumba Well-Known Member

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  2. Daddysmack

    Daddysmack Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    Well that's an ugly look
     
  3. NCJon

    NCJon Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    The Creighton shirt? Or taking the $6K?
     
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  4. Daddysmack

    Daddysmack Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    Obviously the creighton shirt
     
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  5. willisbrown

    willisbrown Well-Known Member

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    Hopefully...since he was in vegas, he took that 6k and played some black jack.
     
  6. bumba

    bumba Well-Known Member

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    Dabo's gonna be sh*tty
     
  7. bumba

    bumba Well-Known Member

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    Blue bloods buying kids by stuffing cash into sneakers and mailing it to them smh
     
  8. Sidd Finch

    Sidd Finch Well-Known Member

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    I am speechless. I am without speech.
     
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  9. BulldogsFTW

    BulldogsFTW Active Member

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    https://sports.yahoo.com/arizona-se...-federal-hoops-corruption-case-153718418.html

    "There were also discussions of the mother of Jahvon Quinerly requesting $20,000-$25,000 from Arizona. Quinerly originally committed to the Wildcats, but backed out after Dawkins and Code, among others, were arrested in September 2017. Quinerly played last year at Villanova, but is set to transfer."
    Interesting to see the discussion of Quinnerly come up in this investigation. You think this is why he was on the outs with Jay Wright, or just not good enough to see consistent time?
     
  10. Hinkle

    Hinkle Well-Known Member

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    He was on the outs with Jay because he's not any good at college basketball and thinks he should be.

    Whether Nova got involved in the payment business, who knows. It'd seem odd to go from big money promises at Arizona to $0.00 at Nova, when I'm sure there were plenty of others willing to pay for his commitment. But really, who knows at this point.
     
  11. bobbu64

    bobbu64 Active Member

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    Saw him play multiple times last year--in my opinion he just wasn't good enough. He had opportunities but just couldn't do much with them. Villanova will never mss him.
     
  12. bumba

    bumba Well-Known Member

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    As much as I want to beat them, I'd hate to see Jay Wright rolled up into these scams. Nova seems like they run a clean program from the outside.
     
  13. NCJon

    NCJon Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    I agree. It would be a huge disappointment if he gets caught up in this scandal. But the allegations involving Quinnerly don't seem to involve Wright or Nova, yet.
     
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  14. ButlerNut

    ButlerNut Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    Is this the big work-around?

    Thanks to @Jared Grubbs twitter feed for this. I thought for sure there would be a thread or a discussion about this already...





     
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  15. Albick

    Albick Well-Known Member

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    Even if the California legislature says it's okay for college athletes to earn endorsement money, that doesn't change the fact that it's still a violation of NCAA rules.
     
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  16. MSUDawg

    MSUDawg Well-Known Member

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    That's true, but if all of the top 300 basketball kids choose to play in California, the NCAA tournament will be somewhat uninteresting.
     
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  17. godogs91

    godogs91 Active Member

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    The Pac-12 will still suck.

    Sent from my SM-G975U using Butler Hoops mobile app
     
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  18. bobbu64

    bobbu64 Active Member

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    I don't see anyone getting their money's worth out of Quinerly. Wright gave him chances--Quinerly now has another chance to disappoint someone else.
     
  19. bumba

    bumba Well-Known Member

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    Agree, college basketball in Cali could become a quasi-version of the G-League (depending on how good the kids are that want money & how much the endorsements are worth). Those schools won't be dancing in March Madness though.
     
  20. MSUDawg

    MSUDawg Well-Known Member

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    Your right, some kids will stay closer to home and seek a real education - but I would think the money would be a big draw for most kids, and a post season tournament of only California schools who decide to leave the NCAA could ultimately be more of draw than a talent-denuded March Madness.
     

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