Chaney's Inspiring Story Comes to an End

In 2008, Allan Chaney was an ESPN top 100 recruit for Florida part of a solid recruiting class that included Eloy Vargas and Kenny Kadji. Within two years, all three left Gainesville, but it's Chaney's story in particular that still resonates today. After averaging just 9.8 minutes in 23 appearances his freshman season, Chaney transferred to Virginia Tech. During a workout with...
Via The Sports Post
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Allan Chaney denied clearance

Virginia Tech's doctors denied medical clearance to power forward Allan Chaney because of a heart condition that caused him to faint after a workout in April 2010, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Thursday. The announcement was made Wednesday by the university, citing Chaney's bout with viral myocarditis, which is described as an inflammation of the heart muscle that can cause...
Via FOX Sports
August 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Heart condition ends Allan Chaney’s Virginia Tech career prematurely

What could have been a promising final two years of Allan Chaney's college basketball career at Virginia Tech vanished Wednesday. Chaney, a 6-foot-9 former blue chip recruit at Florida, will not be medically cleared to play for the Hokies due to a heart condition that came to light a little over a year ago. Last April, he fainted on the court following a workout on the Tech campus...
Via The Dagger
August 11, 2011  |  Discuss

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