Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, NCAA, Racism, Mascots, Native Americans, Admiration
Sports team mascots; Indians of North America; Seminole Indians; National Collegiate Athletic Association; Racism in sports
The NCAA, in whatever wisdom it may have remaining, has ruled that NCAA institutions who have "offensive and abusive" mascots and logos will not be allowed to host any post-season event nor participate in any post-season event while displaying such a logo or mascot. Eighteen universities have been named in this group. This is a ruling that has been a long time coming and one that represents many of the problems with organizations like the NCAA.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "NCAA nickname proscription" (2005). On Sport and Society. 690.