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Study: College Scholarship Athletes Still Pay for School

College athletes with so-called full scholarships should check the fine print. Credit: Garry Jones, AP
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A new study suggests that the so-called "free ride" for college scholarship athletes isn't quite so free. The report by...
A new study suggests that the so-called "free ride" for college scholarship athletes isn't quite so free.

ESPN Author: Parents Can't Turn Kids Into Pro Athletes

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ParentDish recently sat down with ESPN reporter and author Tom Farrey to chat about kids, parents, sports and Shaquille O'Neal's big hands. In his new book, "Game On: How the Pressure to Win At All Costs Endangers Youth...

Michael Jordan's Son Awarded Athletic Scholarship

The University of Illinois recently awarded an athletic scholarship to Jeff Jordan, son of the world-famous -- and incredibly wealthy -- basketball star Michael Jordan. The 6-foot-2-inch sophomore turned down two other scholarships to play as a...

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