Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Telep: The entitlement culture of elite high school hoops

As the travel team season heats up, the entitled, diva culture of high school basketball steps once again to the forefront. And because, frankly, this hits home for me. It saddens me. Having covered recruiting since 1997, I’ve witnessed a gradual decline in the attitudes of the players, the priorities of their parents and the overall state of the game. If saying so makes me a “hater,” then so be it. It’s the truth -- and any college coach not worried about his standing with recruits will echo the same sentiment. (ESPN.com)


Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

The world's oldest basketball court has iron poles in the middle of it

Reactions to death of Knicks fan favorite Anthony Mason

Vandy's Kevin Stallings: 'I am disappointed in me'

High Point's John Brown pursuing more than the next big dunk

Chris Hobbs’ sudden passing stuns family and friends


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.