"Roughly 19.5 percent of the Division I teams wind up with NCAA bids.When will those running college athletics (and sports in general) understand that less is more?
By comparison, 16 of 30 teams in the NHL and NBA qualify for the playoffs. That’s 53 percent. In Major League Baseball, eight of 30 teams (26 percent) reach. In the NFL, 12 of 32 teams (37.5 percent) qualify. And in college football, more teams wind up playing in bowl games than don’t."
Heels' AD favors 128-team NCAA field