INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Last year’s national runner-ups in football and men’s basketball came out the big winners in the classroom. Of the 10 teams that reached the BCS football championship game and the men’s and […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Athletic officials across the country have banded together to stop underhanded tactics some sports agents use to illegally contact college athletes. They have been joined in the fight by five agents […]
Officials will now stop games immediately to review whether players should be ejected under the NCAA’s new targeting rule. This season, the NCAA changed the penalty for targeting defenseless players with a hit to the […]
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The National Athletic Trainers Association wants colleges to start treating the mental health of college athletes just as seriously as they do physical well-being. The organization outlined a set of broad guidelines […]
Maybe it’s time to wave the white flag. Just concede that college sports will always be a cesspool of under-the-table payouts, win-at-all-cost coaches, look-the-other-way administrators, out-of-control boosters, and athletes who make a mockery of the […]
The NCAA is getting out of the memorabilia business. NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday it would stop the practice immediately after reports this week that team jerseys and other items linked to individual schools […]
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It’s a school known for producing U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices and Nobel Prize winners. And now, Harvard has produced its first NCAA basketball tournament victory, with an upset of third-seeded New Mexico last night.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA, saying it overstepped its authority by imposing hefty sanctions on Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) – A 10-member task force has been named to come up with guidelines for how to distribute the record $60 million fine that Penn State has agreed to pay in the […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA freshmen Kyle Anderson and Tony Parker are being investigated by the NCAA for potential basketball recruiting violations, according to a Scout.com report. Freshman Shabazz Muhammad has been the subject of […]
(AP) – Joe Paterno‘s family said it planned to appeal the sanctions imposed by the NCAA against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The governing body’s response: Don’t bother. Family lawyer […]
College basketball’s most famous tournament kicks off with a report that shows American work productivity declines in March. KFWB’s Paul Lowe explains to Phil Hulett and Penny Griego, then Phil and Penny start trash talking […]