NCAA sends message to Ohio State
Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith said he is "surprised and disappointed" that the NCAA on Tuesday imposed a one-year bowl ban and other penalties against the Buckeyes football program as punishment for a scandal that involved players receiving $14,000 in cash and tattoos in exchange for autographed jerseys, rings and other memorabilia.
Smith should be relieved the punishment wasn't worse. USC fans are probably asking why it wasn't more severe.
To be honest, ...
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