This Week in the NCAA

08/31/2012

Would you believe it? Summer is over and it’s time for America’s student-athletes to return to school – and to the playing fields of universities and colleges across the country.

In this week’s installment of This Week in the NCAA, we hear from four-time Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin, who has decided not to go pro so that she can swim for a college team in 2013.

Kevin Kugler also has the details on changes to the Football Championship Subdivision playoff system.

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On “This Week in the NCAA,” Kevin Kugler highlights unique stories about student-athletes from the various college sports.

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