Friday, June 16, 2006

Jarrett Must Apply to Regain Eligibility - LA Times
USC receiver Dwayne Jarrett, who last season shared an expensive apartment with quarterback Matt Leinart, violated an "extra benefits" rule and must apply for reinstatement of his eligibility, the NCAA said Thursday.

An NCAA committee made its determination after USC's compliance office sought assistance in determining whether a violation had occurred because Jarrett paid less than half of what Leinart's father said was a $3,866-a-month lease.

"The information submitted by the University of Southern California regarding the living arrangements of two football student-athletes represents a violation of NCAA extra benefit rules," the NCAA said in a statement...

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