Ready for takeoff

St. Joseph's alum ready to take on McCamey, Illini

Updated: February 12, 2010, 4:27 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

Asking star college athletes about their major is always interesting. After all, how many euphemisms are there for communications or liberal arts in the wild world of jock-o-cracy?

When Evan Turner, a breakout star guard for Ohio State, told me he was majoring in family resource management, an impressive jumble of academia that apparently has something to do with retail and consumer studies, I asked politely, "What are you going to do with that degree?"

"I'd ...

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