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NCAA: Friend or Foe?

Ryan Kessman

In the midst of an extremely frustrating ordeal, Ryan Kessman is trying to keep a positive outlook. Kessman planned to follow in the footsteps of fellow wide receiver McKay Jacobson and enroll early at BYU. His goal was within reach until the NCAA clearing house reared its ugly head. Now Kessman is focused on an NCAA appeal instead of taking college classes and playing a college sport.

Like a banner waiving on high, the NCAA states boldly that their purpose is: "To celebrate, sustain and generate broad support for the very positive role intercollegiate athletics play in our society through high-quality programs that enhance the present and future experience of the student-athlete, to build awareness of the positive impact of the intercollegiate athletics, and to pursue gift... Recommended Stories