BREAKING: NCAA looking at Auburn’s Cam Newton

This report just broke via twitter about Auburn’s quarterback Cam Newton.

“Source: NCAA looking at Cam Newton for possibly receiving extra benefits.” The tweet comes from Yahoo freelancer Bryan D. Fischer. He added this tweet, “The Cam Newton case is separate from the NCAA inquiry into UNC agent activity.”

The New York Times has entered the fray. According to this tweet from Pete Thamel, “BREAKING NEWS: We have on-record confirmation the NCAA is investigating the recruitment of Cameron Newton.”

The story is breaking and with such a high profile player involved should provide an interesting next few days.