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May have been trying to avoid NCAA rule against promoting a product


Obviously, impossible to tell exactly what Guy was up to in college based on the interview. But there is an NCAA rule prohibiting student athletes from using their name to promote the sale of a product. So using a pseudonym Instagram account to resell stuff may have been his attempt to avoid violating that rule. It's also possible that Guy was embellishing his college hustling exploits somewhat. Given the emphasis that UVA places on compliance and the numerous lectures provided to student athletes at the University on common compliance pitfalls-- and reselling school provided athletic equipment is a very common one-- I doubt that Guy did anything nefarious. Much less that he would be foolish enough to brag about it in an interview. I'm sure the compliance folks at UVA will contact him about it, and my best guess is that his explanation will be an innocent one and we will never hear anything from the University about how it was resolved.
[Post edited by unknown at 09/12/2019 10:32AM]

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Posted: 09/12/2019 at 10:24AM



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