Saw the story reported by Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog. Personally I was bummed that he left but understand the reasoning. I hope he does well and I know we are rooting for him. He is hoping to get cleared to play immediately.
Pankey: “I came back home to help out my mom going through a tough time,” Pankey said. “Hopefully the NCAA clears me for a hardship waiver coming back home.
“I feel good being able to come back home and help her out.”