NAIA says Rodriguez can keep Thunder half-court shot money

by Erik Horne Published: December 10, 2013

Cameron Rodriguez scored a big-time victory on Tuesday.

An exception was granted to the Southwestern College (Kan.) basketball player to keep his winnings from making a half-court shot at a Thunder game. Rodriguez will be able to use the $20,000 he netted as scholarship funds.



From the NAIA: The decision to use the money as a scholarship was a joint recommendation by Rodriguez and the Southwestern College athletic department, which was supported by the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.

See this story on www.naia.org

by Erik Horne
Online Sports Editor
Erik Horne joined The Oklahoman as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013, following a five-year stint at The Ardmoreite (Ardmore) – first as a sports writer, then sports editor. At The Ardmoreite, Horne reported on everything from prep...
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