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The system: the glory and scandal of big-time college football
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New York : Doubleday, [2013].
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
ix, 416 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Status:
Lafayette Nonfiction Area
796.3326 Ben
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A revelatory account based on the authors' unprecedented access to the NCAA's highest-level programs throughout the 2012 season describes its high-powered system of billion-dollar television deals, high-priced coaches, football "hostessing," castoff athlete-students and paid test takers.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Benedict, J., & Keteyian, A. (2013). The system: the glory and scandal of big-time college football. First edition. New York: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Benedict, Jeff and Armen, Keteyian. 2013. The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-time College Football. New York: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Benedict, Jeff and Armen, Keteyian, The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-time College Football. New York: Doubleday, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Benedict, Jeff,, and Armen Keteyian. The System: The Glory and Scandal of Big-time College Football. First edition. New York: Doubleday, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780385536615 , 0385536615
Lexile measure:
980

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
A revelatory account based on the authors' unprecedented access to the NCAA's highest-level programs throughout the 2012 season describes its high-powered system of billion-dollar television deals, high-priced coaches, football "hostessing," castoff athlete-students and paid test takers.