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Derrick Z. Jackson

College basketball's graduation madness

By Derrick Z. Jackson
Globe Columnist / March 22, 2008

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TENNESSEE WON last year's women's national basketball title with a graduation rate of 100 percent. Its fifth-ranked men's team has a disastrous 25 percent graduation rate for black players. Tennessee women's coach Pat Summitt has written, "I'm someone who will push you beyond all reasonable limits. Someone who will ask you not to just fulfill your potential, but to exceed ... (Full article: 222 words)

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