The College Athlete Conundrum
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 938 , Segment 3
Episode: Election Roundup, United Skates, The Tattooist of Auschwitz
- Nov 7, 2018 10:00 pm
- 14:29 mins
Guest: Jasmine Harris, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Ursinus College Division I college athletics - especially men's basketball and footbal - are a huge business, generating enormous TV revenues and high salaries for coach. But are the student athletes who fuel the public's obsession players - or are they pawns? Is anyone really looking out for their interests as they try to balance school and sports?