NCAA's Tolerance for Dissenting Views at Its Academic Forum Appears in Doubt

Criticizing the NCAA has gotten plenty of people in hot water with the association over the years. Add to that list a group of faculty members whom the association brings together for its annual Scholarly Colloquium.

In the coming days, NCAA officials are expected to meet about the future of that event, with some leaders apparently feeling that the forum has turned into too much of an NCAA-bashing, according to e-mails obtained by The Chronicle.

Skeptics have long