With all the bad news about falls sport being cancelled and the arguing about masks & politics, I thought we could all use a little good news. According to this study, NCAA athletes are more likely than other college graduates to, among other things, graduate in four years, have a good job waiting when they graduate, earn an advanced degree, and feel they benefited from professors who cared about them and made learning exciting.
Here's the full report:
This is very heartening to read. I especially like that the benefits showing up in the study persist across race, gender, and NCAA division.