ERIC Number: EJ450289
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
The Numbers Game: The Statistical Heritage in Intercollegiate Athletics.
Thelin, John R.; Wiseman, Lawrence L.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v19 n2 p5-12 Sum 1992
Historically, statistics have been important in intercollegiate sports. At first, the data were kept as game statistics, but more recently they have been used for institutional research, accountability, compliance with regulations, and public relations. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Researchers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: "Monitoring and Assessing Intercollegiate Athletics."