"We, like others, saw the photo he posted on Twitter last weekend, and our compliance office, like any school, is just looking into it to make sure nothing is amiss," SMU senior associate athletic director Brad Sutton said. "We don't anticipate anything being wrong, but it's our job as a compliance office, and our job as administrators, to make sure everything is above board. This goal is to always be proactive and not reactive."
The elder Sanders told the Valley Morning Star, a Harlingen paper, that his son was being investigated by the NCAA.
That's not the case.
Sutton said there is no NCAA investigation, just one being conducted by the school.