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OSU and KSU programs get high marks
Ohio State football and Kent State baseball are listed among the nation's best in the latest Academic Progress Reports
by WKSU's TIM RUDELL


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About the only problem the Ohio State football program is NOT facing right now is academics.   The Buckeyes’ academics ratings – including graduation rates and GPAs – puts it fifth among all Division I football programs.  And that may be one reason the university – at least temporarily -- picked assistant coach Luke Fickell when it forced out Jim Tressel .  Tim Rudell talks with WKSU commentator Terry Pluto, who says Ohio State is not alone in paying closer attention to the marriage of athletics and academics.

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