Brown cut their scholarship. It was only after bad publicity, the AD reinstated the scholarships. No where does it say back on the team.
Here is the decision - do you stay at SMU on scholarship as a regular student or do you find a scholarship to play basketball elsewhere? Not much of a choice. Makes it look like the student is not being forced to leave.
Length of scholarships is complicated. It was one year at a time. Rules now allow multiyear awards.
Rockets - Care more about selling tickets, merchandise, and sponsorships to Asians than winning since 2002