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NCAA President, UNC AD offer conflicting opinions of Wainstein report revelations

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. NCAA President Mark Emmert said this week that the conclusions of the Wainstein investigation at North Carolina were "deeply troubling." Days earlier, Bubba Cunningham, the UNC athletics director, offered a softer stance. Cunningham in an interview Friday on 99.9 The Fan said a bit of time had helped add some perspective for him, at least on the findings by Kenneth Wainstein, a former U.S. Justice Department official, which concluded that over a span of nearly 20 years, hundreds of athletes were directed to bogus paper classes, resulting in inflated grades, in the African and Afro-American Studies Department at UNC. "It would be the equivalent of three...

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