NCAA Transfer Rules

Simply Brutal.

But ask a bunch of coaches, and they’ll tell you that something else is rotten in college athletics. The problem with NCAA sports, they believe, is that the servants aren’t indentured enough.

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Think about that: NCAA coaches have the power to block an athlete from getting a scholarship at an entirely different university..."if a coach does not grant an athlete a release, the player must forfeit any scholarship opportunity, pay his own way to the new university and sit out the next season.