Class Struggle: overloaded high schools explain basketball upsets


Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 03/22/2010

Overloaded high schools bring NCAA upsets

"Very academically qualified kids are having to choose the next tier down; Harvard kids going to Tufts, Tufts kids to Dickinson, Dickinson kids to UMBC etc. It stands to reason that's also happening in athletics. It's sheer demographics."

By Jay Mathews  |  03:34 PM ET, 03/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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