July 31, 2006
Mr. Smith comes to Iowa
Thus far there have been far too many stops and starts to the college football career of Julian Smith to accurately count. One can only imagine that the whole process of getting official clearance has been draining on Smith and his family after actually enrolling at Iowa this spring, only to find out he was not officially cleared. Smith has once again been given the go ahead, at least for now.
But, there is still a potential fly in the ointment for Smith as the NCAA Clearinghouse has not given a complete stamp of approval.
Smith said that the NCAA is still looking into his academic background and they have indicated that a final decision will be coming a week from now.
The saga of Smith eventually coming to Iowa has had many twists and turns over the last year or so.
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