Argumentative Essay On College Sports

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It is sad seeing college sports overshadowing college academics and achievements. With so much money flowing in from sport venues, it is only fair that the athletic programs get their share of funding. Exactly how much should the athletic program get would be a fair question? Is it fair that students coming in to school every day must look at other student athletes and coaches, knowing that their tuition fees helps pays for their equipments and necessities? This being the case, colleges put too much emphasis on their sports programs, some even go as low as curving rules and standards to better suit their athletes. The money colleges invest towards their sports programs could be better invested towards improving the quality and aiding students…show more content…
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