Fifty years ago, I entered the University of Tennessee-Knoxville as a freshman scholarship runner on its high-profile track team. The NCAA held athletes to a strict amateur code in which … Continue reading “The Sea Changes at the NCAA”
Jan 5, 2015 ·
George Leef ·
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Veteran Washington Post columnist Jay Mathews writes mostly about K-12 education, but he is also interested in the results for students after theyâ€™ve graduated and enrolled in college. Heâ€™s also a self-professed college football freak, looking forward to the first-ever playoff series for the national title.