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Scott Burrell Says Tate George Conviction is "Sad Situation''

Scott Burrell Says Tate George Conviction is "Sad Situation''

Former University of Connecticut basketball star Scott Burrell says it is “a sad situation’’ that UConn legend Tate George is in prison after his conviction on four felony counts in a Ponzi scheme. “It’s a sad situation,’’ Burrell said this week during a taping of The Stan Simpson Show on FOX CT. “It just shows you can’t take short cuts in life. You won’t be happy taking a short cut.’’ Both Burrell and George played professionally in the National Basketball Association – with George being picked in the first round of the draft by the New Jersey Nets. “I did talk to him a couple of times,’’...

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