NCAA Tournament

April 6, 2014 6:31 PM

Kentucky’s NBA internship program is about succeed and proceed

It’s not supposed to happen this way, winning an NCAA title with a team of freshmen. But Kentucky has a chance to do just that Monday night when the Wildcats play Connecticut for the championship. The program magnifies one of the college basketball’s biggest issues, something it is powerless to control. Because the very best amateurs cannot turn professional until they are 19 years old, college becomes a pit stop on the way to the NBA.

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