Monday, July 13, 2020

Academic Stress Appears to Lead to Physical Injuries

When a rash of injuries overwhelmed the University of Missouri football team a few years back, J. Bryan Mann wanted to figure out why. An...
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What to Know About Student-Athlete Compensation

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Judge Rules Towson Can’t Keep Player Out of Practice

Gavin Class, the Towson University football player who battled back from a near-fatal heatstroke, has won his bid to rejoin the team. A U.S....

NCAA Asks Court to Delay Aug. 1 Payment Offers to Players

The NCAA asked the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday to delay an injunction that starting Aug. 1 would allow schools to...

Preparing Student-Athlete for the Professional World

As a successful businessman and college football player, Lee Patterson knew he wanted to make a difference in the lives of student athletes after...

College Athletes and Criminal Charges

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How To Restore Integrity to College Sports

Later this month, the National Basketball Association will hold its annual draft, which will be televised nationally on ESPN. Seven members of this year’s...

Intercollegiate Athletics Crucial to Academic Values

Every so often, I am asked — by students, faculty and, on occasion, alumni — what I really think about the place of intercollegiate...

Big Ten ADs respond to abuse allegations at Illinois

The situation that Illinois faces regarding complaints of abuse from football and women’s basketball players is not on the agenda at the Big Ten...

What Off Season?

At a recent panel discussion organized by the Big 12 Conference, a moderator asked four college athletes what they thought of a number of...