Private eligibility factory coming under closer scrutiny
For years Christopher Robin Academy, a small private school in Queens, N.Y., operated in near anonymity, virtually unregulated and unknown outside the circles of big-time prep and AAU basketball.
Used by scores of academically troubled basketball players as a last chance to meet NCAA academic eligibility requirements, the low-profile institution is receiving new attention in the wake of a recent ESPN.com investigation.
Thursday, a spokesman for the New York State attorney general's ...
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