Tag Archives: NCAA

$100 handshakes and unbridled hypocrisy: Welcome to the NCAA’s gilded cage

Former @TexasFootball QB @CSimmsQB says he received "$100 handshakes" from athletic department boosters while playing at Texas. Surprised? pic.twitter.com/fO5ZLDjwsE — Dan Patrick Show (@dpshow) August 17, 2017 It would be… Read more »

When standing up for equality and human rights really isn’t standing up at all

The NCAA is officially returning to North Carolina, seven months after yanking multiple championship events from the state over its passage of the anti-transgender law known as HB2. The NCAA… Read more »

Oregon football: Now just as craven and out of control as any other program

There is something far bigger than just Helfrich at play at Oregon, which in the past two decades has grown into one of college football’s elite programs. First as the… Read more »

NCAA hypocrisy: How are you going to keep ’em down on the farm when they’ve seen Paris?

You make a company millions. They "pay" you with only a college education (estimated UW $160,000). Fair, right? https://t.co/Hy3yKP42hH — Nigel Hayes (@NIGEL_HAYES) October 14, 2016 Hey, @NIGEL_HAYES, no one… Read more »

North Carolina: What happens when you give “Christian” haters and bigots the keys to government

Here's the NC GOP's response to the NCAA. I made sure it was not a parody account. pic.twitter.com/BD8Ak8Rx0q — Andrew Carter (@_andrewcarter) September 13, 2016 For those asking, N.C. GOP… Read more »