The NCAA And The So-Called Student-Athlete Student-athletes are being used and abused by the NCAA, says commentator Frank Deford, and a new article supports his view. The article provides ample evidence that student-athletes are lacking in their rights as American citizens.
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The NCAA And The So-Called Student-Athlete

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The NCAA And The So-Called Student-Athlete

The NCAA And The So-Called Student-Athlete

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STEVE INSKEEP, Host:

Our sports commentator Frank Deford joins us each Wednesday and this morning has some recommended reading.

FRANK DEFORD: All this may come crashing down, though, as lawsuits against the NCAA are finally approaching judgment. In the meantime, I commend to you this exceptional article entitled, simply, "The Shame of College Sports," which begins with the disgrace of the NCAA.

INSKEEP: And we commend to you the commentary of Frank Deford who joins us from member station WSHU.

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