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25 minutes ago, SWSiouxMN said:

ND handled the whole thing the way you are supposed to. The stupid punishment doled out here just encourages schools to brush this sort of thing under the rug. 

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1 hour ago, SiouxVolley said:

Some names on the FBI probe of payments to college players have been revealed.  Maybe North Carolina will finally get probation.  This may effect many top programs, as they all should be probation.

https://sports.yahoo.com/exclusive-federal-documents-detail-sweeping-potential-ncaa-violations-involving-high-profile-players-schools-103338484.html

It all depends on what they did.  I wouldn't hold my breathe.  It is the NCAA after all.

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So how would private equity investments work in light of the DI principal of institutional control? Wouldn’t the investors not the university run things? And how is that not professionalism? 

The NCAA best tread lightly. Lose that amateur tag and Congress could get interested and that’s always fun. 

https://www.oregonlive.com/sports/oregonian/john_canzano/2018/12/want-to-buy-a-stake-in-the-pac-12-conference-its-exploring-taking-on-private-equity-partners.html

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Some of the schemer cheaters that got their kids into swell Universities said their girls were rowers, paid half a million in bribes or gifts, and got their girls accepted.

But they didn’t need to scheme.  The rowing scholarships have gone from just over 200 in 1980 to over 5500 today because of Title IX needs for football schools.  Many gals don’t even have rowing experience get scholarships if they have the build for it.

https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/no-athletic-experience-no-problem-heres-a-college-scholarship/

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10 minutes ago, SiouxVolley said:

Some of the schemer cheaters that got their kids into swell Universities said their girls were rowers, paid half a million in bribes or gifts, and got their girls accepted.

But they didn’t need to scheme.  The rowing scholarships have gone from just over 200 in 1980 to over 5500 today because of Title IX needs for football schools.  Many gals don’t even have rowing experience get scholarships if they have the build for it.

https://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/no-athletic-experience-no-problem-heres-a-college-scholarship/

There are probably girls on the rowing rosters of some Big 10 schools that are not even aware they are.

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Cal Poly was put on two years probation because they handed out book stipends and some of their 265 athletes didn’t use it totally for books.  The athletes ended up with an average of $176.57 cash, which isn’t allowable using a book stipend.

http://www.espn.com/college-sports/story/_/id/26554592/ncaa-comes-cal-poly-books-violation

So guess UCLA and USC did something real bad, but Cal Poly took the punishment.

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On 4/19/2019 at 7:10 PM, SiouxVolley said:

Cal Poly was put on two years probation because they handed out book stipends and some of their 265 athletes didn’t use it totally for books.  The athletes ended up with an average of $176.57 cash, which isn’t allowable using a book stipend.

http://www.espn.com/college-sports/story/_/id/26554592/ncaa-comes-cal-poly-books-violation

So guess UCLA and USC did something real bad, but Cal Poly took the punishment.

The old North Carolina joke...NCAA is so mad at Duke and UNC that UNC-Charlotte gets two more years of probation. 

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