Shelby legislators team up to protect Wiseman from NCAA ruling

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 12, 2019 3:43 PM CT | Published: November 12, 2019 11:25 AM CT

State Rep. Antonio Parkinson and state Sen. Brian Kelsey are amending legislation in an effort to defend University of Memphis star James Wiseman from an NCAA ruling he is "likely ineligible" for the season.


Antonio Parkinson Brian Kelsey James Wiseman
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


Want to comment on our stories? Or read the comments of others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only subscribers can view or add comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here