Found February 26, 2012 on Fox Sports Florida:
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) Miami center Reggie Johnson has been declared ineligible by the Hurricanes after an investigation revealed that members of his family took travel benefits that the university said were approved by a member of former coach Frank Haith's staff. The Hurricanes have asked the NCAA for a speedy decision on whether Johnson can be reinstated. "The University of Miami ... is seeking his immediate reinstatement," read a statement distributed by school officials about an hour before the Hurricanes -- who are on the NCAA tournament bubble -- were to host No. 15 Florida State. Raphael Akpejiori was to start in Johnson's place against the Seminoles. Johnson has been aware of the investigation for several days, but he and his teammates were not told of that he was declared ineligible until Sunday. Johnson is averaging 10.6 points and 6.9 rebounds this season for Miami, which was rocked last summer when allegations made by former booster and convicted...
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