NCAA decision reflects commitment to fairness and respect for all
On Monday, the NCAA Board of Governors announced it would relocate seven championship events from North Carolina this year over concerns about state laws that limit civil rights protections. The Board’s decision emphasized that NCAA events must promote an inclusive atmosphere for all college athletes, coaches, administrators and fans, and that current North Carolina laws make it difficult to fulfill that commitment.
Originally published: September 15, 2016
Author: Christine Riordan
Institution: Adelphi University
Published by: Huffington Post