Heels deals may cause wheels to fall off 2009 season due to ineligible football players

Posted by Andy Durham on August 11, 2010 at 12:20 pm under College | 3 Comments to Read

from www.wralsportsfan.com:

Yahoo! Sports reported two days ago that UNC assistant coach John Blake is being investigated by the NCAA concerning his relationship with NFL agent Gary Wichard.

But that might not even be the biggest problem for UNC right now. A trip to California in the summer of 2009 might be the real issue.

One of Wichard’s clients is former Tar Heel Kentwan Balmer. Defensive tackle Marvin Austin visited Balmer in California in the summer before the 2009 season. The two worked out at Proactive Sports Performance, which is two miles away from Wichard’s agency.

Wichard unveiled in the Yahoo article that Balmer paid for Austin’s travel and expenses – an NCAA violation because Balmer and Austin do not have enough of a pre-existing relationship.

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  • ABC said,

    I sure hope so.

  • mick said,

    Yeah, that would make all ABC fans feel great. Who gives a crap. Getting rid of past wins… wooo time for celebration ABCers.

    Now as a Carolina Fan, UNC players, coaches and the program must pay the piper if found guilty. I dont care how high up this goes….. Butch.

  • ? said,

    This shows you how pathetic their fanbase is that they don’t care about getting rid of past wins.