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The Resource The system : the glory and scandal of big-time college football, Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian

The system : the glory and scandal of big-time college football, Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian

Label
The system : the glory and scandal of big-time college football
Title
The system
Title remainder
the glory and scandal of big-time college football
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A revelatory account based on the authors' unprecedented access to the NCAA's highest-level programs throughout the 2012 season describes its high-powered system of billion-dollar television deals, high-priced coaches, football "hostessing, " castoff athlete-students and paid test takers
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV959
LC item number
.B36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The system : the glory and scandal of big-time college football, Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • LEE
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Game on -- The coach : Part I, Mike Leach after midnight -- The closer : the life of a college football hostess -- The brand : going all in at Michigan -- Big man on campus : a pretty awesome asset -- The victim : "They had suffered enough. They lost their scholarships" -- The coach : Part II, Terminated -- The sacrifical lamb : Towson University plays with the big boys -- Ohio State V. Michigan : the return of "The Senator" -- The janitor : "I fix shit" -- Rebuilding a program : "There is no gray with Bronco" -- The booster : What $248 million will buy you -- The tutor : Friends with benefits -- The athletic director : Part I, "We have no money. Nobody is giving money. We are not on TV" -- The investigators : big-game hunting -- The system at work : Ohio State and the consequences of $3.07 -- The athletic director : Part II, "It's going to be expensive" -- The walk-on : "I want to play football" -- Saban's way : The New Testament of college football -- The wounded : Pain is relative -- The blue-chip recruit : The Ricky Seals-Jones sweepstakes -- The coach : Part III, "The starting lineup is voluntary, too" -- Crime and punishment : The SEC leads the nation -- The game : "I hate losing more than anything" -- The coach : Part IV, The letter -- The draft pick : To go pro or not to go pro -- Gameday : the genius of ESPN -- Built by Bama : in a class by itself
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 416 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385536615
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
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u6341441
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn825046475
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn859664075

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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