Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Research Blog #7: Frame & Project
The most important and recurring term in regard to the topic at hand is corruptness. The NCAA is heralded for its famous corrupt nature. From paying student-athletes, to point shaving by players (and sometimes even coaches), to unethically profiting from student-athletes, these are just some of the aspects that create a "corrupt" nature that haunts the National Collegiate Athletic Association and casts a dark cloud over it. My paper will look to focus on this area of corruption and uncover how the NCAA grows as a brand and stays clean, while scandals that involve players, schools and boosters also directly involve the NCAA.