Webber's dad admits to receiving gifts

Updated: December 4, 2002, 1:12 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- The father of former Michigan basketball star Chris Webber acknowledged before a federal grand jury that he accepted gifts from a banned booster, his attorney said in a court document.

It was the first time Mayce Webber Jr. acknowledged taking anything from Eddie Martin, who pleaded guilty in May to money laundering and admitted loaning $616,000 to four former Michigan players, The Detroit News reported Wednesday.

Chris Webber is now with the Sacramento Kings.

Mayce ...

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