that should be true regardless of level.
Look at last night's football game. Five years from now, where will they be?
Who will be better prepared to face the world and be self supporting?
Notre Dame, which despite its athletic success, still places an emphasis on graduation; and graduates get honest to goodness degrees in real curriculums.
What's the graduation rate at Bama? Exclude those heading to the Pros and large gauranteed contracts, what happens to the rest? Even Joe Namath left, after 4 years without a degree and only got an honorary degree 30 some years later.
Folks forget the student comes first in "student athlete".
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