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Men Face Ban From Women's Practice Squads

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Men Face Ban From Women's Practice Squads

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Men Face Ban From Women's Practice Squads

Men Face Ban From Women's Practice Squads

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A committee of the NCAA has proposed banning the use of male practice squads for women's collegiate sports teams. But many coaches say the squads help female players raise their game.

From member station KUOW in Seattle, Phyllis Fletcher reports.