Tar Heel Times
UNC Sports & Recruiting News
Menu

Twitter CEO Commits NCAA Recruiting Violation on Twitter

Twitter CEO and University of Michigan alum and supporter Dick Costolo appears to have committed an NCAA recruiting violation by contacting a Wolverines recruit — on, yes, Twitter of all places. Costolo is widely identified as a Wolverines booster and actually gave the school's commencement address in May. The NCAA has rules restricting how boosters and recruits are allowed to interact, prohibiting them from, among other things, contacting "a prospect by telephone, email, Internet or letter."
Full article at Mashable.com

Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

11/21/2014USC reinstates suspended cornerback Josh Shaw to team
11/21/2014NCAA tournament committee considering early seeding reveal
11/20/20142015 OL, former UNC commitment Emanuel McGirt chooses N.C. State
11/20/2014Kentucky will never lose* (*if it plays remotely close to as well as it did against Kansas)
11/19/2014John Swofford: 8 teams ‘ideal’ for playoff
11/19/2014Bengals fan in viral video speaks about encounter with Saints fan
11/18/201430 for 30: ESPN announces 'I Hate Christian Laettner' documentary
11/18/2014The names of the NCAA tournament rounds are finally going to make sense again