Friday, March 08, 2013
NCAA Tappin' Them Brakes
(pic via Barewalls)
Rules proposals adopted in January (Not a regular reader of this wonderful site way back then? Catch up here.) might not be what the membership's looking for. Read more here.
Despite extensive outreach by the Rules Working Group, some in the membership recently expressed concern about the possible adverse impact the changes would have on college coaches, administrators and university resources, in addition to the impact on prospects and their families.
Some coaches and administrators expressed concern deregulation in this area might lead to a recruiting arms race that will overwhelm prospects, college coaches and athletics department budgets. Much of the anxiety is specific to football, though the concerns could translate to any sport.
Dang it! So much fer that there wild rumpus...