The Corner

Bracketology

Have you picked your NCAA basketball brackets yet? When you’re done, listen to this week’s podcast with Mark Yost, author of Varsity Green: A Behind the Scenes Look at Culture and Corruption in College Athletics. You may know Mark from his excellent sports reporting at the Wall Street Journal. In our ten-minute conversation, I ask about NCAA rule-breaking, whether sports-obsessed universities have lost sight of their educational missions, and if politicians in Washington have any business mucking around in the debate over the BCS.

John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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