Opinion

August 22, 2014

Let’s face it, the student athlete is gone

Just in the last few months, our courts seem to be methodically debunking the myth of the “student athlete.” It’s a shame, but it’s time we faced reality. We would like to believe that college athletes are students first, football and basketball players second. We pine for the days when all young adults went to college to get an education that made them better citizens, if those days ever really existed.

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