41 percent of bowl teams miss academic standards
ORLANDO, Fla. -- This year's bowl-bound college football teams are struggling to meet the NCAA's new academic standards, with 41 percent falling below minimum requirements and almost half lacking a 50 percent graduation rate, according to a survey released Monday.
The 56 Division 1-A football teams headed to bowl games have a
lingering problem of too many student-athletes failing to complete
their studies, said Richard Lapchick, the University of Central
Florida professor who authored ...
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