PBS vs. the NCAA: Did you see the Frontline segment last night? If not, watch it here. As others have noted, NCAA president Mark Emmert (who is making in the neighborhood of $1.7 million at the “non-profit” NCAA) came off arrogant and belligerent. USA Today asked Butler’s Matt Howard for his thoughts on paying players. I wish the paper had asked author Michael Lewis for his thoughts. Also, you may want to look at the Roy Williams quotes here. HBO takes its turn at the NCAA pinata tonight. Auburn fans may want to tune in.
Get on with it then.
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