"We can't stay as strict as we are as far as the academic structure is concerned because we've got to get the black athlete," Hornung said. "We must get the black athlete if we're going to compete."After the remarks, Hornung was inundated with calls from the media, and has been pressed to retract his "insensitive" comments.
That's odd. If he had described the exact same concept using its other name ("affirmative action"), they'd be engraving his name on an NAACP Image Award plaque right now.