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Ex-Toledo player linked to point-shaving leaves his pro team

Originally Published: August 11, 2008
By Yoel Adames | Special to ESPNdeportes.com

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- The former University of Toledo basketball player charged with fixing games in a nearly two-year federal gambling probe is leaving the Dominican Republic en route to Puerto Rico, where he plans to cooperate fully with the authorities.

"Sammy Villegas will travel to Puerto Rico on Wednesday to meet with his relatives and his lawyer," said a source close to Dominican team Los Cocolos de San Pedro de Macoris, where Villegas played this year. "Due ...

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