|Fulmer says he won't be distracted by subpoena|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 25 July 2008 10:22|
Fulmer was in Birmingham, Ala., on Thursday when he got the subpoena to provide testimony for former Crimson Tide booster Wendell Smith's lawsuit against the NCAA.
Fulmer issued a statement calling the incident a publicity stunt and said he won't let it divert his attention from football.
Smith, a Chattanooga businessman, is suing the NCAA for defamation, claiming the organization and several members of the infractions committee slandered him in accusing him of providing money to a high school recruit.
Smith denied the allegation and questioned Fulmer's role as a tipster to the NCAA.