Todd O'Brien loses waiver appeal
Todd O'Brien won't play college basketball this season for UAB.
O'Brien lost his last waiver appeal to play immediately at UAB after the NCAA sent an email to the Blazers late Wednesday night. O'Brien's last-ditch effort was snuffed.
O'Brien said he found out when he checked his email in Birmingham before going to bed late Wednesday.
"I don't know why this happened," O'Brien said Thursday afternoon. "I'm mad. It's so stupid. It's so petty."
O'Brien, a former Saint ...
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