Texas Swimming has more to say about the bloodletting in the athletic department at URI:
In case there are two or three of you out there that still thinks it's a budget issue, get a load of this:
The 2008 men's swim team roster consists of 23 guys. The women are carrying a whopping 42 gals!
Which team do you think costs the most to keep? It's really ...
The toll: Men's Tennis, Men's Swimming, Field Hockey and Gymnastics.
Texas Swimming is apoplectic:
The University of Rhode Island
is dropping men’s swimming.
It’s supposed to be a cost-cutting move, but the savings will be minimal.
Consider that the coaching staff is the same for both squads (little or no savings there), the schedule is identi...