Sunday, February 26, 2017

Rutgers Football Coach Tried to Get a Player’s Grade Changed

Rutgers University’s embattled football coach, Kyle J. Flood, will be suspended three games and fined $50,000, the university’s president, Robert L. Barchi, announced on...

Language is Key to Buyout Contracts in College Sports

In December 1956, the late Darrell Royal took the final coaching offer of his career in leaving the University of Washington and coming to...

Are College Football Coaches About to Start Fining Players?

Earlier this year, the NCAA voted to allow colleges in the five biggest athletic conferences to increase athletes’ scholarship money so that it would...

Illinois Fires Football Coach After Allegations of Student-Athlete Mistreatment

Tim Beckman beamed earlier this week as he stood outside of Memorial Stadium in Champaign, enthusiastically discussing his preparation for the 2015 season as...

The Cost of Not Hiring Women Coaches

Why are there so many men coaching women's sports and so few women coaching at all? Andy Murray, the third-ranked men’s tennis player in the...

Second Former Illinois Player Alleges Misconduct by Coach

Amid a call from a college athlete advocacy group for an external investigation into allegations by former Illinois offensive lineman Simon Cvijanovic, another former...

Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan Is A Rare Product of Division III

John Moore has coached basketball at Westmont College for 22 years. On Tuesday, he was on the bench when Westmont lost the NAIA championship to...

Cheryl Miller Finds Her Niche Coaching Langston

Cheryl Miller needed a job. Her resume was impeccable as a Hall of Fame basketball player and for years, she was a success as...

Coach’s Ph.D. in Psychology Applied on Court and in Classroom

ST. PAUL — Thirty-two students sat at long tables in a University of St. Thomas classroom one recent morning, reviewing notes or checking their...

Coaching Like A Man

When a successful University of Iowa field hockey coach was abruptly fired last summer, speculation swirled about gender discrimination. People were on the lookout for a...