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Rip Off! Academic College Students Forced to Subsidize Big-Time Athletic Programs

Posted December 21, 2013 by Diane M. Grassi

By Diane M. Grassi The term “redistribution of wealth” has become a well-known and familiar phrase bandied about amongst political elite and used as a wedge issue to conveniently spin U.S. federal and state economic policy. And yet implementation of such policies stretches well beyond the Beltway or state houses. To wit, the National Collegiate [...]

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College Basketball

3/28 Episode of Poor Man’s PTI: Big East Bias

Posted March 31, 2013 by Editor

Ryan and Vin demonstrate their east coast bias predicting the 3rd and 4th round of the NCAA tournament, who would be the best player to come out in the NFL, and the Heat’s winning streak. You can download this week’s podcast directly (running time 90 mins) or subscribe to the feed. If you use iTunes, [...]

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South Carolina Gamecocks v Florida Gators
College Basketball

3/14 Episode of Poor Man’s PTI: 2012 Tourney Picks

Posted March 14, 2012 by Editor

Ryan and Vin pick the first two rounds of the NCAA Men’s Tournament using their patented picking method.

You can download this week’s podcast directly (running time 100 mins) or subscribe to the feed.

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Indianapolis, We Have a Problem
College Football

Indianapolis, We Have a Problem

Posted October 9, 2011 by DozierSC

Indianapolis, We Have a Problem We are in desperate need of a College Football Playoff System and I think everybody is aware of this fact sans the people who actually make these kinds of decisions—-I’m talking to you [NCAA]. Since 2004 there has been a volcanic ripple throughout the Continental US about the need for [...]

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A slightly biased, completely justified analysis of Klay Thompson’s case for Player of the Year
College Basketball

A slightly biased, completely justified analysis of Klay Thompson’s case for Player of the Year

Posted January 25, 2011 by JDWC

This article comes about due to a recent piece I read on Yahoo! about BYU’s Jimmer Fredette being a “worthy candidate” for college basketball’s annual John R. Wooden (Player of the Year) award. I have no problems with that assertion and even support it. The main reason for my aversion to the article is my [...]

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Championship Week & The “WeakCS”
College Football

Championship Week & The “WeakCS”

Posted December 7, 2010 by DozierSC

So, the usual, determining, gut-wrenching, frog-in-the-throat, hearth throbbing, “Please God let us make it through this week”…. week is finally over. Most fans of big time college football have been through this sort of week, kind of like—Morning Sickness meets Tequila Hangover. You can not wait for it to be over. This is how fans, [...]

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Bullies like Jeff Tedford have no business in college athletics
College Football

Bullies like Jeff Tedford have no business in college athletics

Posted November 14, 2010 by bsd987

Let me be clear about this: before Saturday night, I had nothing against California head coach Jeff Tedford. Nothing. I had nothing against his personality, his coaching, his demeanor. Nothing. So if you think I’m just biased against him or Cal for any reason, you’re wrong. But after last night, after the press conference in which [...]

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Life After Bobby
College Basketball

Life After Bobby

Posted October 21, 2010 by IUfan62

September 10, 2000 – The gloomy weather in Bloomington, Ind. on that fall day could have been considered a bad omen. Every Hoosier’s worst nightmare was occurring in the swampy marsh of Dunn Meadow. Robert Montgomery Knight, the General, was giving his farewell speech to a group of angst-ridden and drenched student protesters. He did [...]

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