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Title IX and Men's Sports: A False Conflict

Title IX should not be a scapegoat for schools' decision to cut men's sports. Women continue to receive fewer opportunities and resources than men in athletics, and many schools devote disproportionate resources to men's football and basketball. While these sports are often described as "revenue sports," the NCAA reports that the majority of them fail to pay for themselves, much less other teams. Rather than dipping into bloated football and men’s basketball budgets, schools choose to cut sports and blame Title IX. 

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