CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina tailback Shaun Draughn will return for this weekend's game against Georgia Tech after sitting out a game due to the ongoing NCAA investigation.
Draughn was one of 13 players who missed the opener against LSU due to the NCAA probe, which is looking at agent-related benefits and possible academic violations involving a tutor. The senior's return will help the Tar Heels' depth at tailback, though goal-line back Ryan Houston remains in question.
The school has been conferring with the NCAA to determine which players are eligible to return. North Carolina was off last week.
Copyright 2014 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.