Clemson to review Parker's party flier
Hometown: Port Royal,
SC (Beaufort HS)
Years Played: 2010 - 2012
From Beaufort Gazette:
An promotional flier featuring Justin ParkerJustin Parker
#8 6-1, 225
Port Royal, SC
View Full Profile, a former Beaufort High School football standout and current Clemson linebacker, has been forwarded to the university's compliance office for review, athletics spokesman Tim Bourret said in an email Thursday.
A picture of Parker and teammate Darius RobinsonDarius Robinson
So. Defensive Back
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College Park, GA
View Full Profile in their Clemson uniforms appeared on a flier promoting a party at Beaufort's Club Encore on March 3, Parker's birthday. The flier, posted Wednesday on Twitter by former Beaufort High running back Alex Simmons, reads "Ain't no party like a Pisces party! Party with Nique, JP & D Rob @ Club Encore. Saturday, March 3."
NCAA rules prohibit using an athlete's name or likeness to promote a commercial product. Parker said Thursday he didn't know the rule.
"But now I do," he said.
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