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Bill Snyder bemoans TV's influence

Updated: August 7, 2014, 11:06 PM ET
Associated Press

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Bill Snyder ripped the big-time nature of college athletics as Kansas State opened fall camp Wednesday, lamenting the way universities have "sold out" in search of the almighty dollar.

During a lengthy oration in which the 74-year-old coach planned to discuss the upcoming season, Snyder argued that TV has assumed too much control of college sports, education has become a second thought and the entire endeavor "distorts" the values of young people.

"It's changed. ...

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