As a part of his appearance on ESPN Radio’s Mike and Mike NCAA President Mark Emmert opened up a question & answer session on Twitter with the #AskEmmert hashtag. A hope for serious questions turned into one of the best roasting sessions ever:
#AskEmmert how does it feel to have a lower approval rating than Congress?
— Drunk Coach Cal (@DrunkCoachCal) April 18, 2014
#AskEmmert have you ever encountered someone who completely realizes what you do for a living and doesn't hate you?
— JR (@RealReppin) April 18, 2014
#AskEmmert I once gave a football player some gum in my class. Who do I contact to have his scholarship revoked?
— vincep (@vgp100) April 18, 2014
#AskEmmert How benevolent did you feel when you allowed some of the best athletes on earth to have seconds at dinner. Do you expect a
— Michael Schottey (@Schottey) April 18, 2014
#askemmert I run a non-profit, where can we apply to get free labor like you do?
— Jayme (@jaymelee1) April 18, 2014
— bob verber (@bobverber) April 18, 2014
— Resinveins (@Resinveins) April 18, 2014
— irreverent (@damonwillwin) April 18, 2014
#askemmert how come you, coaches, ESPN, Nike, Under Armour, CBS are all getting rich while "student athletes" barely can afford fast food?
— Pierpoint Olympiad (@facts_based) April 18, 2014
#AskEmmert How does it feel to know that everyone in college sports hates you?
— Bender (@ElBendro) April 18, 2014
How will the NCAA make up for lost profits by allowing their workers–err student-athletes to eat? #AskEmmert
— Art Corevelay (@statcher5) April 18, 2014
#AskEmmert how can you justify not giving players any money when the NCAA is close to making a billion dollars, off those players?
— Apramay Mishra (@ApramayMishra) April 18, 2014
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