March 11, 2013
Law Professor Takes Colleges' Side in Facing Off Against NCAA
Tamika Moore for The Chronicle
His cellphone buzzes, one of 11 calls he will field over the next few hours, as sportswriters around the country look to make sense of the latest NCAA fiasco.
"Five-oh-two," he says, staring at his phone screen. "Where's 502?"
If you aren't in Gene Marsh's address book, chances are you will be soon. The retired law professor at the University of Alabama, who spent much of the past three decades teaching the tedious details of contracts and transactions, has reinvented himself