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Bryant also confirmed that he and his girlfriend went to Sanders' house for dinner, but he said, "I was not hungry, so I did not eat."
Bryant asks that the NCAA reinstate him before the end of this season. Oklahoma State has played five of its 12 regular-season games, but Bryant has been held out of the last two because of the eligibility issues.
"I am sorry that Mr. Wilson had to spend so much time on my case, and am also sorry that I have let my family, my teammates, my coaches, my OSU fans and the NCAA down," Bryant writes. "I really love OSU and would like to have an opportunity to finish the season with OSU. ... I know I should be punished, I deserve it, but I hope that my punishment is not so bad that I do not get to play football again at OSU."
The documents also offer a clearer picture of the time frame of the investigation. Although earlier documents suggested Wilson was suspicious of Bryant -- asking, "Why does his story keep changing?" -- even before the season started, OSU's reinstatement request shows that the NCAA didn't discover Bryant had lied until a Sept. 24 interview with Sanders.
Bryant was held out of Oklahoma State's game two days later against Grambling State and also didn't play last week at Texas A&M.
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