Federal Judge Discards NCAA's College Minimum Score Rule For Athletic Scholarships

March 1999
Jet;03/29/99, Vol. 95 Issue 17, p47
Reports that Ronald I. Buckwalter, a United States federal judge, has thrown out the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) minimum test score requirement for athletic scholarships.


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