Thursday, October 31, 2013

UConn Men's Basketball Scores An 8 Percent Graduation Rate

Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT) October 24, 2013

"The graduation numbers continue to be low for the UConn men's basketball program. In figures released by the NCAA on Thursday, UConn scored an 8 percent graduation success rate for players who entered school between 2003 and 2006 — far below the national average of 74 percent in the sport.
This period involves 12 players, only one of whom graduated, and most of whom went on to play professional basketball.
The GSR is determined by allowing athletes a six-year window from the time they enter school to graduate, and is measured for a four-year period. Players who entered the program in 2003 had until 2009, for instance." Read More

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