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Sources: Probe explores 'runners'

Updated: October 19, 2010, 9:39 PM ET
By Joe Schad | ESPN.com

The NCAA's investigation into extra benefits provided to college football standouts includes exploring the financial relationships between alleged "runners" and financial advisers for private wealth management groups, sources said.

A runner is a person who distributes money and/or benefits to amateur athletes on behalf of an agent, financial adviser or marketer or who develops relationships with players and then "shops" them to various agents.

One person who is a focus ...

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