Baylor running back Silas Nacita said Wednesday that the NCAA ruled him ineligible for accepting a housing offer over being homeless:
All I wanted to do was go to school and play the game I loved. pic.twitter.com/zYQ0HTaz05
— Silas Nacita (@silas_nacita) February 25, 2015
Nacita was an inspirational story last year after going from being homeless to walking on to the Baylor football team. A family friend put him up in an apartment after hearing his story, leading to the NCAA declaring him ineligible.
Stay tuned to Today’s U for further updates on Nacita’s eligibility with the NCAA.