Miami says center Reggie Johnson’s eligibility has been restored by the NCAA.
Tuesday’s ruling from the NCAA suspending various players of the University of Miami football team was bad, but the worst is likely still to come as the NCAA infractions committee continues to investigate the rules violations committed by UM.
Miami Hurricanes quarterback Jacory Harris was looking to have a breakout season in 2011 in his final year of eligibility and despite being ruled ineligible by the school, he expects to play in the season opener.
As the University of Miami scandal moves from the front pages to the sports pages; a growing question has become how can many of the players named by Nevin Shapiro at other schools remain eligible to play?
Former Ely High star and LSU junior cornerback Patrick Peterson declared that he will forego his senior season and make himself eligible for the 2011 NFL Draft.