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Is the NCAA Choosing Their Battles?

September 14, 2016

You've heard the news that the NCAA has decided to pull the NCAA Tournament out of Greensboro in it's stand against NC's House Bill 2 - Also known as The Bathroom Bill. 

This is a straight punch to the gut for our local economy that depends on this huge event every year. When you think about it, the NCAA historically has turned a blind eye to some pretty serious stuff like rape and player compensation. So, why now is the NCAA taking a stand on a law that not only did we not vote into action, but we also may not all support ourselves? More importantly, what does their stance on this particular bill have to do with their decision to pull the tournament out? 

A few of our listeners had some interesting perspectives on the topic!