Robert B. Parker: Playmates (USA 1996)
From the Publisher:
Spenser goes back to school - to investigate corruption in college town. Taft University's hottest basketball star is shaving points for quick cash. And if Spenser doesn't watch his own footwork, the guilty parties will shave a few years off his life...
Robert B. Parker: Playmates. Berkley, ISBN 0425120015 (September, 1996), 288 p., $7.99.