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The FBI is investigating suspended Auburn point guard Varez Ward for alleged point shaving. Point shaving is illegal. It’s the act of deliberately limiting the number of points scored by your team in return for gambling payments. “We are very concerned by the point shaving allegations involving Auburn University men’s basketball program and have been in contact with the school and the FBI since the issue arose in February,” the NCAA said in a statement. “The NCAA takes any allegation of point shaving very seriously because sports wagering threatens two of our core principles – the well-being of student-athletes and the very integrity of intercollegiate sport."
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