Column: A lot of nervous people wait for other shoe to drop
September 27, 2017
The seamy underbelly of college basketball has always existed, despite the halfhearted and mostly futile efforts by the NCAA to make sure everybody plays fair.
Now that it's finally been penetrated by real lawmen, the only question is how many people the FBI ends up taking down.
The number stood at 10 Tuesday after federal prosecutors moved to arrest, among others, a top Adidas executive, and assistant basketball coaches from Arizona, Auburn, the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State. They're charged in a bribery scheme to steer future NBA players toward selected sports agent...