Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, College athletes, Football players, Academic standards, East Carolina University, Auburn University
College athletes; Football players; East Carolina University; Auburn University; Academic achievement
Several years ago a friend from East Carolina University told me that it was believed that Pat Dye would never leave his position as head football coach at East Carolina because he would never be able to find a university with lower academic standards. But then he did, and so he left for Auburn.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Pat Dye and The Raincoat Theory of Education" (1991). On Sport and Society. 241.