CORAL GABLES, Fla. — One of the investigators who worked the NCAA's inquiry of Miami athletics wrote a letter on former booster and convicted felon Nevin Shapiro's behalf just days before he was sentenced two years ago.
In the letter dated June 3, 2011, Ameen Najjar told U.S. District Judge Susan Wigenton that Shapiro assisted the NCAA with investigations involving a number of schools.
Najjar, who is no longer with the NCAA, also wrote that the NCAA "could utilize Mr. Shapiro in the future as a consultant."
Shapiro was sentenced to 20 years in prison for masterminding a $930 million Ponzi scheme...
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