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    APR question

    I'll be honest, I don't know that much about APR. But I found it interesting that in RW's presser yesterday he talked about completing his academics to the point where it wouldn't hurt ISU's APR. I haven't heard early NBA entrants talk about that before so I thought that was pretty considerate on his part.

    What does he need to do in order to do that? Finish the semester in good standing? Complete a certain number of credits toward his degree?



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    Re: APR question

    Check out this thread, especially the third post...

    Basketball APR


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    Re: APR question

    It's wiki so take out your salt shaker, but it gives the general gist...

    Academic Progress Rate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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    Re: APR question

    APR= Academic Progress Rate. Basically you need graduate at least 50% of your players in football, men's basketball, and baseball. It is adjusted if a player transfers or turns pro, as long as they leave in good academic standard. This is the problem UConn is having in MBB and why they facing a post season ban next year..



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