Tag Archives: College athletics

Tressel-Paterno-Freeh-Peppers, a 1924 Constitution, and Raggedy-Ann Doll Compliance

  Some remarkable recent revelations about the apparently systematic use of sham “academic” courses by UNC’s basketball and football players over the last decade have prompted head-scratching and exclamation about whether NCAA President Mark Emmert’s “bold” assertion of summary sanction … Continue reading

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Ridpath and the NCAA Profit-Mad-Bull: Amateurish NCAA Regulates Employee-Athletes into Amateur Status

Profit-Mad Bull generates “Fake” NCAA process… No one hurts or plagues the bull… COI Hearing Process as High School Musical… Collusion to Designate a Fall-Guy… NCAA Amateurs Regulate Professionals [Below is the second part of my review of B. David … Continue reading

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Ridpath’s “Tainted Glory”: The Fall Guy Fights Marshall U and the Profit-Mad-Bull of College Sports

A Review of Tainted Glory: Marshall University, the NCAA, and One Man’s Fight for Justice: by B. David Ridpath.  (This review is divided into two parts; the second will appear tomorrow.) “Dave, I thought you told me I could do … Continue reading

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