Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues. Aug. 19, 12-1 p.m.
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Tue August 19, 2014

Corruption in College Sports

Towson University professor Howard Nixon, a sociologist who studies sports, talks about what he calls the Athletic Trap -- the endless efforts by college presidents to squeeze gold out of so-called money sports, such as football and basketball, while eliminating non-revenue sports to make budgets. 

In "The Athletic Trap," sociologist Howard Nixon looks at how big money influences college sports.
In "The Athletic Trap," sociologist Howard Nixon looks at how big money influences college sports.

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