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NCAA Options: More of the Same?

A friend and semi-retired finance colleague who read Bobby McCormick and Bob Tollison's insightful post on Subversion of the Academy

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Subversion of the Academy by the NCAA

Two great American institutions are about to crank up. First-year students and their older classmates will soon return to campus

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The Price of Success in Sports

Mizzou heads into the upcoming football season with national championship aspirations. They return 10 of 11 starters on defense, a

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College Football Doping Scandal

College football is a big business these days.  Teams generate tens of millions of dollars of revenue every season, and

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Texas A&M Stays in "Varsity's" Shadow

"The eyes of Texas are upon you", that's the song they sing so well Sounds like hell, so good bye

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Harsh Punishments, but No Death Penalty, for Penn State

The NCAA has hit Penn State with harsh penalties as punishment for the Jerry Sandusky case.  Penn State is put

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The Length of College Football Games

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal tackled the issue of game lengths in major college football. One morning

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No Country for Old Men: The Bowden Saga

Due to travels, I missed writing about the Bobby Bowden affair during the height of the storm. The dismay among

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Herald Staff Names the Worst Students on the Wisconsin-Madison Campus

The Badger Herald has named the names of the worst people on the University of Wisconsin.  Seems that these people

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What Makes a College Coach Overpaid?

From the Bleacher Report, we have a list of 20 coaches who are supposedly being paid too much. College football coaches

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Cardinal Baseball is a Subsitute for Mizzou Football in St. Louis

Mizzou's game against the Fighting Illini that will be played in St. Louis this year is not the blockbuster ticket

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Realignment Economics

A few days back Phil provided a synopsis of the maneuvers behind the impending break-up of the Big 12 with

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