Dent sentenced under plea agreement
BRYAN, Texas -- The author of a best-selling book about former Texas A&M football coach Bear Bryant's demanding 1954 training camp has been sentenced to eight years in prison for a probation violation.
Jim Dent, author of "The Junction Boys," was sentenced Thursday under a plea agreement with prosecutors. He could have faced up to 10 years in prison.
Dent, who was accused of violating his probation for a
drunken-driving conviction, was at large for about a year before he
was caught ...
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