Found May 04, 2013 on Gamedayr:
PLAYERS: Ben McLemore
TEAMS: Kansas Jayhawks
Former Kansas Jayhawks star Ben McLemore's AAU coach claims he was paid by sports agent Rodney Blackstock.
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