The National College Athletics Association has made no key to the fact that it’s no buddy of daily dream sports in the past, but the suspension system of five University of Richmond’s baseball players for engaging in the contests is met with incredulity this week.
University of Richmond baseball star Keenan Bartlett, rated in the top 100 juniors in america, is one of five players suspended by the NCAA for playing ‘fantasy football.’
Included in this are a couple of regarding the team’s top players: Keenan Bartlett, rated among the top 100 juniors in the united states; and Kurtis Brown, a first-team all-A-10 choice last period.
All five have been suspended since ahead of the team’s season-opener on 17, and remain so, until the NCAA gets around to addressing their status february.
Richmond had announced simply that the players were out due to ‘NCAA secondary violations’ but two separate sources told the Richmond Times-Dispatch this week the five players had been included in ‘fantasy soccer,’ by which it’s presumed they mean DFS.
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