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NCAA rules Army vet ineligible over five-year-old H.S. transcript

The NCAA is maybe best known for its blind bureaucracy and warped morality. Decisions about who is and isn’t eligible sometimes seem random, as if someone in Indianapolis is flipping a coin. Still, this one is pretty shocking. The NCAA looked at Isaiah Brock, a decorated Army veteran who did tours in Afghanistan and Kuwait, a man whose job was to extract dead bodies from the battlefield, a guy who has received As and Bs in the college courses he enrolled in while serving, and they declared him ineligible to play college basketball.
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