NCAA Antitrust Lawsuit

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) leaps over guard Josue Matias as Oklahoma State safety Jordan Sterns, left, is unable to stop Winston from reaching the end zone for a touchdown in the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

NCAA asks for dismissal of 2 scholarship lawsuits

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA and 11 conferences that have played major college football in recent years have filed a motion to dismiss two antitrust lawsuits that accuse the association of illegally capping compensation to […]

09/04/2014

FILE - In this April 1, 2014, file photo, Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald speaks at a news conference after his football team participated in an NCAA college spring practice in Evanston, Ill. The offseason debate over whether college players should have the right to unionize are fading as Northwestern gets ready to begin its season, hosting California on Aug. 30. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

After eventful offseason, Northwestern meets Cal

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern hopes the headlines will finally focus on victories. The Wildcats enter the season hoping to capture attention for their play rather than their leading role in the college unionization debate, […]

08/29/2014

FILE - In this April 6, 2014, file phot, NCAA President Mark Emmert answers a question at a news conference in Arlington, Texas.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

NCAA president: Pay could destroy college sports

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert stuck to his contention that amateurism is the core of college athletics, saying any effort to pay players would destroy a framework that has been in place […]

06/19/2014

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KFWB’s legal analyst on antitrust lawsuit against NCAA

Some believe it could upend the way college sports operate. Others say Ed O’Bannon’s legal crusade against the NCAA already has. Five years after the former UCLA star filed his antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA, […]

06/09/2014

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