Found May 18, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
PLAYERS: Ben McLemore
TEAMS: Kansas Jayhawks
A couple of weeks ago there was a USA Today report wherein Ben McLemore’s AAU coach claimed to have funneled money from… a guy who helps players find agents at a non-profit basketball thing for helping basketball players find agents or something. I wrote about it here. Remember? We all chuckled to ourselves and said, “Well of course a SHAMateur athlete took money from some gut, that kid’s good at basketball!” Then maybe a few of us read the story closer and were a little put off by the low dollars. And then if we thought about it there was actually nothing in the story that even remotely explained how the money that was being paid out by Rodney Blackstock actually was supposed to end up in Ben McLemore’s hands but it might have possibly gotten to McLemore’s cousin. Well, today, USA Today (npi) published another BOMBSHELL!!! wherein Ben McLemore admits to everything! Yes, he knows Rodney Blackstock. They have a relationship! A close relationship! (NTTAWWT) That explains why he gave Mr. Blackstock tickets to Jayhawks games. The nerve! Well, McLemore also says he never actually received any money as a result of knowing Mr. Blackstock and that he has [...]

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Kansas was initially considered a longshot to receive a commitment from Andrew Wiggins, even internally. Wiggins visited the campus for Senior Night on March 4, where the Jayhawks also honored likely one-and-done redshirt freshman Ben McLemore. “We always thought that our sell to him was, ‘You could step right in here and fill in and do exactly what Ben was doing last year, at...
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