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Mo'ne Davis is 'sad' UConn coach's call deemed an NCAA rule violation
Mo'ne Davis is 'sad' UConn coach's call deemed an NCAA rule violation

Mo'ne Davis says there was no funny business going on when she received a phone call from Geno Auriemma last month. The NCAA doesn't see it that way, though, determining that the congratulatory call from the Connecticut women's basketball coach to the 13-year-old Little League star was a secondary recruiting violation. “I heard about that this morning, and it's sad,” Davis said Friday at a WNBA luncheon. “There wasn't anything about recruiting in the call, he was just congratulating me.” The NCAA announced the violation Thursday after another school brought the phone call to the attention of the American Athletic Conference, though AAC...

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