Wednesday, January 18, 2017

NCAA Payouts May Reward Academic Skills, Not Just Athletic Ones

For decades, colleges’ performances in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament have had an impact on how the association annually divides hundreds of millions of...

No Rooney Rule for Colleges

The National Collegiate Athletic Association rolled out a new pledge on Wednesday urging college presidents and chancellors, as well as conference commissioners, to “specifically...

D I Football Oversight Committee Recommends Reducing Contact in Practice

New NCAA guidelines are recommending that Division I college football programs reduce the number of live-contact practices they conduct during the upcoming season. The Division...

D 1: Committee on Academics Reviews Enhancements to Use of Academic Progress Rate

The Division I Committee on Academics this week continued working to define what academic success looks like for college athletes. Discussion at its meetings Monday...

10 Ways College Athletes Can Get Paid and Remain Eligible for Their Sport

Biaggio Ali Walsh, the grandson of Muhammad Ali, isn't just a three-star football player with Division I scholarship offers from schools such as Arizona,...

NCAA Reverses Ban on Satellite Camps

The Division I Board of Directors today rescinded a rule prohibiting Football Bowl Subdivision coaches from holding or working at camps and clinics away...

NCAA Must Pay $42.3 Million in O’Bannon Anti-Trust Case

March 31, 2016 A federal judge on Thursday ordered the NCAA to pay more than $42.3 million in attorney's fees and costs to lawyers representing...

Q&A With NCAA President Mark Emmert

ANAHEIM, Calif. — From a club suite in the Honda Center as part of his whirlwind scheduled during the NCAA basketball tournament, NCAA President Mark...

What Tournament? N.C.A.A.’s Biggest Event May Be at a Higher Court

I don’t mean to be a skunk in the March Madness garden party, but did you notice that just before the tournament began last...

Hockey Age Limit Proposal Divides Universities

College hockey appears to be in great shape. With three first-time champions in the last three years, Arizona State having completed its first season in...