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Just when you thought the NCAA had reached a new low...

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by steveu, Jan 16, 2008.

  1. steveu

    steveu Well-Known Member

    If this is a d_b my bad, but the NCAA would investigate someone if they picked up a penny off the ground, fer Christ's sake. The latest target? John Wooden.

  2. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    I knew you couldn't win 10 championships in 12 seasons and not cheat!

    Seriously, though, hasn't the statute of limitations expired?
  3. forever_town

    forever_town Active Member

    You have to register to get on the site...

    And yeah, Wooden's not exactly looking to get back into coaching. I don't think now is the time to investigate.
  4. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Amazing. Just fucking amazing...
  5. AgatePage

    AgatePage Active Member

    I enjoy watching Dwyre hit home runs.
  6. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    If it's John Wooden, then it's in Dwyre's wheelhouse.
  7. Captain_Kirk

    Captain_Kirk Well-Known Member


    Who's next: Phog Allen?
  8. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    A.) get around registering by using bugmenot.

    B.) It's not like this was a case of something that happened 40 years ago. This was like a year ago.
  9. About goddamn time.
    College basketball has needed a Truth Commission on that guy and his pornographer/bagman for 40 years.
  10. Stoney

    Stoney Well-Known Member

    This has nothing to do with his coaching days. As I understand, they're claiming that he might have violated a rule NOW, as a 97 YEAR OLD MAN, because he had a conversation with a potential recruit who wanted to talk to him. Apparently Wooden still has some tenuous connection to the UCLA program that might make that contact improper in the NCAA's eyes. Ridiculously petty stuff.
  11. flopflipper

    flopflipper Member

    The NCAA should have done it thirty years ago.
  12. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    This thread is not for me. I never thought the NCAA had reached a new low.

    But I do believe it's OK to cheat if you are really successful at it and have a kindly twinkle in your eye.
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