USC assistant coach Tony Bland was arresed late Monday night in an FBI case where he allegedly took $13,000 for agreeing to steer two players to an agent. Bland was also charged in connection with facilitating payments of $9,000 to the families two players, a “rising freshman” who recently committted to USC and a “rising sophomore”
One meeting involving Bland, an agent and financial advisor that was videotaped by the FBI reportedly took place in a restaurant at USC.
UPDATED: Here is a statement from USC athletic director Lynn Swann
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