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NCAA going down slippery slope

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Originally Published: June 22, 2011
By Sarah Spain

The University of North Carolina received an official notice of allegations from the NCAA on Wednesday accusing the school of nine potential major violations in the football program. One alleged violation stands out in particular.

The basic accusation is that UNC failed to catch violations within its football program because its social media monitoring efforts weren't vigilant enough. Whoever was in charge of watching the Twitter and Facebook (and MySpace? And Reddit? And Flickr? And LinkedIn?) ...

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