With March Madness starting this week, The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport, at the University of Central Florida released “Keeping Score When It Counts: Graduation Rates for 2010 NCAA Men’s Divsion I Basketball Tournament Teams.” This study compares the overall graduation rates of white and Black student-athletes. The study found that:

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Universities need to start valuing Black athlete-students for more than just their free-throw averages.

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