Hatch Slams 'Biased, Secretive' BCS System

Law360, New York (May 24, 2010, 2:14 PM EDT) -- In response to a letter from the head of the Bowl Championship Series telling Congress to butt out of the mechanics of the college football postseason, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, blasted the BCS system as “woefully unfair” in its competitive and contractual treatment of lesser-known conferences and teams.

Hatch issued a scathing statement Thursday aimed at BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock, who last week sent Hatch and Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., a letter defending the postseason series and its revenue-sharing deals as equal in their treatment...
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