Originally Posted by gavna
To be clear it's the way title IX is implemented and used is the problem...my daughter is at a D1 school in Maryland playing Lacrosse and choose that over tennis (she had offers for both) so I think title IX is needed and i love it. But the admins implement it in such a way it's usually the men's non rev teams that suffer.....all the reasons given above all lead back to football having 85 scholarships and if your team sucks and not bringing in $$$$ other sports suffer and the men's sports get to go first.
Not too many schools actually make money on the so-called revenue sports:
By the way, pretty impressive for someone from Texas making a lacrosse roster on a D1 team in Maryland, considering the lax talent pool here (I'm in Maryland).