In a story published Friday night, ESPN reported that Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretaps intercepted phone conversations between Wildcats coach Sean Miller and Christian Dawkins, an employee for ASM Sports agent Andy Miller.
Prior to the season when the FBI initially arrested UA assistant coach Book Richardson for accepting a $15,000 bribe to funnel top recruits to Arizona, Miller stated his position in the investigation. Ayton was in the lineup, with the school saying in a statement he remains eligible to play. These reports are false and unfounded. Not a shred of evidence has been adduced suggesting otherwise, which federal investigators and NCAA officials have acknowledged.
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In a separate statement Saturday, Ayton's attorney said Ayton's family is "outraged and disgusted by the recent reported news stories which have falsely implied" Ayton and his family "have any involvement in illegal or prohibited activities regarding his decision to matriculate at the University of Arizona".
"The University of Arizona and head basketball coach Sean Miller have agreed that it is in the best interests of the University and the basketball program that he will not coach tonight's game in Eugene, Oregon". I can say with confidence that DeAndre Ayton has abided by all applicable rules and regulations and is fully eligible to participate as a member of the Men's Basketball team.
Ayton is averaging 19.9 points and 11.2 rebounds per game.