Death Penalty chat after watching Pony Excess on 30 for 30 : xyzzy: 12/14/10 8:12 AM: This documentary asserts that the effects of the death penalty on SMU were so severe that the NCAA will never levy it again, the implication being they wouldn't want to hurt a school THAT badly again. 30 for 30 (TV Series) Pony Excess (2010) Plot. [US] Pony Excess (2010): A 30 for 30 expose of SMU paying its football players and the enduring scandal that followed, culminating with the NCAA administering the death penalty.

It is the harshest penalty that an NCAA member school can receive.


A forum for all things college football. Capital punishment is the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal's deed, however calculated can be compared.

It has been implemented only five times: The University of Kentucky basketball program for the 1952–53 season. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries.

The death penalty is the popular term for the National Collegiate Athletic Association's power to ban a school from competing in a sport for at least one year. Death Penalty chat after watching Pony Excess on 30 for 30 Showing 1-20 of 20 messages.

SMU puts together the best football team in America during the early 1980s with the help of bribes and payoffs, until the NCAA gives the team the "Death Penalty"--a sanction from which the team has yet to competitively recover.

It adds to death a rule, a public premeditation known to the future victim, an organization which is itself a source of moral sufferings more terrible than death. Primarily focused on NCAA football, discussion is welcome on any collegiate league, teams, and players.

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