Northern Iowa plays in a solid mid-major conference
By Steve Uhlmann
Many college basketball teams like to ease their way into a new season with a few games against lesser opponents to start the year.
The Ohio Bobcats, however, are doing the opposite, opening their season against a highly regarded foe.
The National Collegiate Athletics Association
released some good news for its Division I sports schools last week, in the
form of statistics showing a record-tying one-year graduation success rate of
82 percent for student athletes.