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Supreme Court / NCAA Ruling #297767

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 27, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Supreme Court ruling halting National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) monopoly of television broadcast rights for college athletics and implications for schools examined. Econs. involved in national broadcasts of college football games noted. Background to suit brought by University of Oklahoma and University of Georgia reviewed. [OK Univ. pres. William BANOWSKY - accuses NCAA of being soft on networks.] [Northwestern Univ. spokesperson Doug SINGLE, Capital Univ. spokesperson Gene SLAUGHTER - fear ruling's impact on small univs.] [NCAA executive director Walter BYERS - cites need to develop new plan for college football TV.] Deregulation's impact on airline industry, American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) recalled. [CBS Sports president Neal PILSON - anticipates more college football on TV.] Oklahoma custody suit involving former husband's claim of possession of football tickets mentioned.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan

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