Cheating In College Sports

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Paying college athletes may help prevent cheating and corruption in big time college sports (Leef; Price; “Survey Shows Large Number of Players Were Paid in College”; Grossman). Since college athletes are not allowed to share in the profits they produce for their school, it is clear why they would accept illegal payments and other benefits (Grossman 1). Likewise "many NCAA schools find the temptations of success too alluring to worry about the rules. Schools cheat to secure the services of top athletes. They cheat by arranging to help their prospective athletes pass standardized tests. They cheat by providing illegal payments to their recruits” (Leef 1). A survey of 1,182 active and retired football players conducted by Allen Sack, a sociology
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