APR scores get 10 basketball teams postseason bans
A record 10 menís basketball teams, including three-time national champion Connecticut, will be banned from next seasonís NCAA Tournament because of sub-par work in the classroom. UConn becomes the first BCS school to face a postseason ban in either of the two most prominent college sports based solely on the annual Academic Progress Rate scores, which were released Wednesday by the NCAA. Joining the Huskies on the sideline next March will be Arkansas-Pine Bluff, California-Riverside, Cal State Bakersfield, Jacksonville State, Mississippi Valley State, North Carolina-Wilmington, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, Toledo and Towson.
Source:Michael Marot, Associated Press via News-Leader.com