You’re the commissioner of a power conference. You and your peers have bleated steadily over the past few months about how player treatment has to be the number one concern of schools and the NCAA. You’ve sacredly intoned that one of the keystones of collegiate sports is that athletics don’t trump academics. Student-athletes, you acknowledge, deserve time of their own.
And yet this is all you’ve got to say about a specific issue.
Maybe they can lobby Mark Emmert to pass another rule.