Adidas Consultant Says He Paid Families of Deandre Ayton, Dennis Smith Jr. More

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Adidas Consultant Says He Paid Families of Deandre Ayton, Dennis Smith Jr. More
Adidas Consultant Says He Paid Families of Deandre Ayton, Dennis Smith Jr. More

As the NCAA's corruption trial continued on Wednesday, a former Adidas consultant testified to paying families of multiple high-profile college basketball players. Per CBS Sports' Matt Norlander, T.J. Gassnola said under oath he gave money to the families of Deandre Ayton (Arizona), Dennis Smith Jr. (North Carolina State), Silvio De Sousa (Kansas), Billy Preston and Brian Bowen II. Brian Bowen Sr. testified on Oct. 4 that he received multiple offers from different schools for his son, including Arizona making an offer of $50,000 and Oklahoma State proposing $150,000, an additional $8,000 to put toward a car and "some undisclosed amount to buy a house." Ayton was at the center of controversy

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