Finally, after putting a foreign teenager through two months of stressful uncertainty about her athletic and academic future, Kansas State made the correct move Tuesday and released Leticia Romero from her scholarship.
Kansas State athletics director John Currie has sent a letter asking that a school committee which had denied Wildcat player Leticia Romero's request to transfer to reconsider its decision, ESPN's Outside The Lines has learned.
Kansas State's decision to reject Leticia Romero's transfer request has harmed its reputation and put a foreign teenage student-athlete through nearly two months of stress and uncertainty, Mechelle Voepel writes.
After Kansas State's coaches were fired, Spanish guard Leticia Romero requested a transfer. But the school denied it, and her subsequent appeal, without any explanation, leaving the freshmen star at the center of yet another NCAA controversy.