|(above) Social media photos after the 2012 NHL Draft in Pittsburgh triggered an NCAA investigation of a college hockey player|
UPDATE: NCAA Suspends Kerdiles for One Year - Sconnie Appeals
University of Wisconsin star recruit Nic Kerdiles didn't suit up for the Badgers exhibition game on Saturday while the NCAA sorts out the status of his eligibility.
Chris Peters from the United States of Hockey Blog reported that the NCAA investigation stems from potential violations discovered through social media.
Sources told Bucky's 5th Quarter that the situation started because a photo on Twitter of Kerdiles out to dinner after the 2012 NHL Draft in Pittsburgh with sports agents from Pulver Sports. Kerdiles deleted his Twitter account in mid-August reportedly because of the NCAA investigation.