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The Shame of College Sports (written by UNC alum, Pulitzer Prize-winner Taylor Branch)


A litany of scandals in recent years have made the corruption of college sports constant front-page news. We profess outrage each time we learn that yet another student-athlete has been taking money under the table. But the real scandal is the very structure of college sports, wherein student-athletes generate billions of dollars for universities and private companies while earning nothing for themselves. (The Atlantic)

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