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College Athletics / NCAA Reforms #130547

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 03, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Miami: Armen Keteyian) Announcement by NCAA of reforms in college athletics to limit the amount of time a player spends in a team sport featured; scenes shown of University of Miami football players in summer training. [Strength coach Brad ROLL - comments on training.] [Miami player Craig ERICKSON, East Carolina player Robert JONES - explain how long they practice.] [NCAA executive director Richard SCHULTZ - says athletes need time to be students.] [Miami coach Dennis ERICKSON - talks about time limits.] Importance of television revenue to college sports outlined. [Knight Reform Commission William FRIDAY - says American universities should not be turned into entertainment centers.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Keteyian, Armen
Duration:
00:03:50

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