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Politics + NCAA = Heated, emotional response from government leader

1 Nov

Former Oklahoma forward Kyle Hardrick and his family are fighting OU and the NCAA over unpaid medical expenses. (PHOTO: ESPN)

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

“(The NCAA) is one of the most vicious, most ruthless organizations ever created by mankind. I think you would compare the NCAA to Al Capone and to the mafia.

“It’s a systemic, ongoing, prolonged abuse of thousands and thousands of innocent young men and women who are only trying to make a life for themselves and live the American dream.”

And with that, folks, we have a story. Continue reading

Do or do not…there is no try

14 Jul


By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

I was turned away from a country club one time because I didn’t have the proper kind of button down shirt. I had a three-button polo shirt on but the club required full button down shirts to be worn after 6 p.m.

I laughed at the rule, turned around and walked out of the land of pretentiousness and never returned. Continue reading