What Colleges Did Miami Playoffs Players Attend?


With the playoffs games on almost every major sports channel, I figured it would be worth while to find out What Colleges The 2012 Miami Heat Playoff Players Attend? 2011-2012 Miami Heat Playoff Players Roster Joel Anthony Birthday: August 9, 1982 Years in NBA: 4 Jersey Number: 50 Height & Weight: 6’9″ , 245lbs Position: Center Alma Mater: University of Nevada, Las Vegas   Shane Battier Birthday: September 9, 1978 Years in… Read More

Jeremy Lin On ‘How to Get into Harvard’

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Hundreds of thousands of students all over the world dream to be admitted to an Ivy League or similarly elite institution. Getting into a college like Harvard, Stanford, or Princeton has become wildly difficult due to a rapidly growing applicant pool which leads to increased competition. But no need to fear, there are several ways to increase your odds of getting into an Ivy league school like Harvard. Lucky for you, basketball… Read More

5 College Basketball Players Primed for a Big Season

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WE ARE ONLY ABOUT A MONTH AWAY FROM THE TIP-OFF OF COLLEGE BASKETBALL IN WHAT LOOKS TO BE THE ONLY HOOPS WE WILL SEE THIS WINTER. Last year, the country witnessed the Naismith Player of the Year race come down to two players: UConn’s Kemba Walker and BYU’s Jimmer Fredette. Jimmer eventually prevailed by winning the trophy, but Kemba won his team a ring. Which players are primed for an outstanding season… Read More

The Shame of College Sports


By Taylor Branch A litany of scandals in recent years have made the corruption of college sports constant front-page news. We profess outrage each time we learn that yet another student-athlete has been taking money under the table. But the real scandal is the very structure of college sports, wherein student-athletes generate billions of dollars for universities and private companies while earning nothing for themselves. Here, a leading civil-rights historian makes the… Read More