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"Limited immunity" is a little-known procedure granted to NCAA investigators to get information...

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"Limited immunity" is a little-known procedure granted to NCAA investigators to get information from a player "when such an individual otherwise might be declared ineligible for intercollegiate competition," according to the NCAA Manual. [NCAA VP of enforcement] Roe Lach put it another way: "When we think that's really our only shot of getting that information."

Some of the players implicated in the Miami scandal ended up at other schools. They're being cleared by the NCAA in exchange for information.

In 100 hours of jailhouse interviews during Yahoo! Sports’ 11-month investigation, former...

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In 100 hours of jailhouse interviews during Yahoo! Sports’ 11-month investigation, former Hurricanes booster Nevin Shapiro described a sustained, eight-year run of rampant NCAA rule-breaking, some of it with the knowledge or direct participation of at least seven coaches from the Miami football and basketball programs. At a cost that Shapiro estimates in the millions of dollars, he said his benefits to athletes included but were not limited to: cash, prostitutes, entertainment in his multimillion-dollar homes and yacht, paid trips to high-end restaurants and nightclubs, jewelry, bounties for on-field play (including bounties for injuring opposing players), travel and on one occasion, an abortion.

HOLY LORD YOU HAVE TO READ THIS

One source said Miami was "in big trouble" as a result of the claims and that Shapiro would be able...

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One source said Miami was "in big trouble" as a result of the claims and that Shapiro would be able to back up his allegations. Most of the allegations focus on Miami football players receiving money and other benefits as a result of playing for the Hurricanes. Investigators are expected to question several current players with ties to Shapiro but one source said there was no connection between the current coaching staff and the booster.

Another ACC school under investigation.

University of Miami center Reggie Johnson successfully underwent surgery on Thursday to repair a...

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University of Miami center Reggie Johnson successfully underwent surgery on Thursday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and is expected to be sidelined for five to six months as he recuperates. "We’re obviously extremely disappointed for Reggie," said head coach Jim Larranaga, who is entering his first season at the helm for the Hurricanes. "He’s a big, strong player who has grown into a vital member of this team, and he was injured while working on improving his skills

Miami's Reggie Johnson may be out of action until January.
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