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Ncaa Sanctions

Dear NCAA: My Mom Is a Sexual Assault Survivor and You Can Help

Darius Adams | Posted 06.01.2016 | College
Darius Adams

Oregon State cared more about football and money than my mom. I know that my mom wanted to kill herself, and I know that she almost did. And all because other people decided that football, money and reputation was more important than me and my brother having a mother.

What's Not to Understand? Children Were Raped.

Phu Nguyen | Posted 03.18.2015 | Sports
Phu Nguyen

I'm writing this to make a point that I feel can't ever become redundant. I seem to keep having to argue a very necessary objective regarding the PSU/Paterno scandal and the NCAA sanctions. I suppose I'll keep reiterating as often as possible until people who don't get it, do.

Former Penn State Football Player: Grounds Of NCAA Sanctions Were 'Suspect'

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.10.2014 | Sports

The NCAA announced its decision to relax its sanctions on the Penn State football program on Monday, reinstating the team’s postseason eligibility f...

Why Does the NCAA Exist?

Dan Treadway | Posted 10.06.2013 | Sports
Dan Treadway

Why does an organization formed when the idea of paying money to attend a sporting event was in its infancy still operate under the same (now completely out-of-context) model?

New Controversy For Penn State

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.10.2012 | Small Business

A Penn State T-shirt that somehow equates the NCAA with communists is available for $17.99, comrades. No class struggle required. The Student Books...

Punishing Penn State

Amy Sepinwall | Posted 09.29.2012 | Sports
Amy Sepinwall

The NCAA's decision to forbid the school to play post-season games for the next four years is a move in the right direction. Better still would be to deny the team television coverage for a season or more.

Reacting to the Media Reacting to Penn State Reacting to the NCAA Reacting to Penn State's Institutional Failure

Remy M. Maisel | Posted 09.26.2012 | College
Remy M. Maisel

I have an opinion, as a student at Penn State, that has gone unrepresented in the media coverage of students' reactions to the sanctions.

ACC Head Coach Confirms That School Is Being Investigated

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 10.16.2011 | Sports

According to the Miami Herald, the NCAA is investigating claims that ponzi schemer Nevin Shapiro gave gifts and services, including the use of a yacht...

USC Basketball Takes it in the Shorts as Teflon Mike Garrett Stays On

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Paula Duffy

USC's announcement of the self-imposed punishment on its basketball program leaves one question up in the air. What did Athletic Director Mike Garrett know and when did he know it?