Source:Joe Giglio, Dan Kane, Steve Wiseman, David Raynor, Jessaca Giglio
Affiliation:The News & Observer
Date:February 27, 2019; July 12, 2019; July 17,2019; August 28, 2019; September 24, 2019
Two years ago, a federal investigation into money from a sneaker company funneled to basketball recruits and their families touched down in North Carolina. FBI agents had learned that one of the recruits on the receiving end was Dennis Smith Jr., a highly regarded shooting guard from Fayetteville who had signed with N.C. State University.