Agent Spotlight: Tony Harvey
Former Mizzou assistant, Tony Harvey, has had a rough past. Once upon a time, Harvey was accused of giving money to various players and trying to get money from the University of Missouri that he did not deserve.
Missouri bought out the remainder of Harvey’s contract in exchange for a promise that Harvey would not try to sue the school. Whether or not the allegations against Tony Harvey were true, he has found a new career as a Sports Agent.
Tony Harvey now holds the position of Director of Basketball Operations for MAC Sports and Entertainment. The benefits of hiring Harvey comes with his ability to recognize talent on the court. Tony Harvey is quoted as saying that he was once the 2nd or 3rd best assistant in college basketball [Former Assistant Tony Harvey Speaks About Missouri Basketball And New Career]. The negative of hiring Harvey is that he his past may make certain players reluctant of joining with MAC. Look out to see how MAC Sports and Entertainment develops its basketball division.