I'm afraid we are going to be hearing bursting bubbles almost daily through May.
It was most unfortunate that wrestling was one of the sports chosen.
From a geographical perspective, the elimination of both hockey teams is a real shocker.
In reading the article, it became pretty clear that someething had to give.
In bringing you this news, we want to emphasize that while the current global financial crisis and its severe effect on MIT factored heavily in our decision, the issue of the viability of carrying 41 varsity sports has been with us even in times of relative financial stability.
8 sports go down for a savings of a mere $485,000 ? That's not that big of a give back.
I'm not aware of any school that carries that many, but I have checked the count at the USNA or USMA lately.