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The Slow, Steady Drip of the UNC Athletic and Academic Scandal

Monday, October 01, 2012

What I really miss from these pieces is context, I suppose. There are things that bother me, especially as someone who was never thrilled with the extensive academic support poured into athletics in the first place. But I have no bearings. UNC accepted 53 players as academic exceptions in the last five years — roughly ten a year, or 40% of the allowed scholarships. Well, is that a lot? (Tar Heel Blog)

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