The Lasting Impact of NCAA Sanctions: SMU and the Death Penalty
Journal of Sports Economics, 2021, vol. 22, issue 8, 946-981
In 1987, the Southern Methodist University (SMU) football program received the National Collegiate Athletic Associationâ€™s (NCAAâ€™s) harshest penalty, often referred to as the â€œdeath penalty.â€ SMU was caught committing two or more major violations of NCAA rules in
Keywords: NCAA; death penalty; school finance; sports scandal (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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