If there's a story about steroids and lineman asses, Sam Gardner is on it:
Kolton Houston said he paid $10,000 to sit in a sauna with drug addicts for 31 days to try to sweat an anabolic steroid out of his body. A University of Georgia offensive lineman, Houston also took a pill normally prescribed for tuberculosis and had 60 ultrasound treatments to dislodge the banned substance...
After years and years, Georgia offensive lineman Kolton Houston finally gets to step onto the football field tonight against the Clemson Tigers. The NCAA had been holding Houston out since 2010, and just this month he found out that he’d be able to play in 2013.
His family stood by him as he battled the NCAA and insisted that he would eventually play. It should come as no surprise...
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Free at last! Free at last!
Georgia offensive lineman Kolton Houston has finally been reinstated by the NCAA. Houston had been declared ineligible to play due because of a substance taken injuring a shoulder in high school that he claims he didn't know was a steroid. (The Athens Banner-Herald)
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South Carolina clears...
Offensive lineman Kolton Houston had to wait three long years to play for Georgia, but the NCAA finally reinstated him to the Bulldogs, and on his 22nd birthday, no less.
Kolton Houston (Photo Credit: UGA Sports)
As of Thursday, the battle between Georgia offensive lineman Kolton Houston and the NCAA is over. Houston’s return to Georgia’s offensive line is long overdue—three years overdue, to be exact. In 2010, Houston failed a random drug test conducted by the NCAA, and his supposed steroid use forced the NCAA to declare him ineligible. The...
Georgia received an important boost for 2013 on Thursday when offensive lineman Kolton Houston finally won his long battle for eligibility.
Houston was granted reinstatement by the NCAA following three years under suspension for an anabolic steroid he was given for shoulder surgery.
Houston was declared ineligible in January of 2010, his first semester at Georgia, following routine...
The University of Georgia Athletic Department sent out a long-awaited press released today regarding the reinstatement of offensive lineman, Kolton Houston. According to the release, Houston is now eligible to play after being declared ineligible due to drug screening issues for the last three years.
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Georgia offensive lineman Kolton Houston’s story has gained national attention of late thanks to an ‘Outside the Lines’ segment conducted by ESPN om his struggle to gain NCAA reinstatement after three long years. I don’t have the slightest idea how…Read more →
In what had to be a sure sign of the universe righting itself in Dawgnation after the heartbreaking news that Kolton Houston would again be sidelined due to issues regarding the NCAA’s banned substance rule, the Georgia Bulldogs got a bit of good news from a promising offensive line prospect—Trenton Brown. Brown, a 6’9″, 360-pound, JUCO product out of Georgia Military College...
There is not enough bandwidth available for me to list all that is wrong with NCAA. The Kolton Houston case is one more example of institutional failue.
Mr. Houston's only hope is that the banned substance that he was given by physician over 2 and half years ago falls below the threshold level for a positive test. If not, he will not have a college athletic career.