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Ncaa Sanctions

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?

NCAA Approves Tougher Sanctions For Rule-Breakers

AP | MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 12.31.2012 | College

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA is demanding everyone in college sports play by the same book. Those who deviate from it and flout the rules will soon ...

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...

Paterno Family To Fight Back Against NCAA

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 10.03.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Joe Paterno's family said it planned to appeal the sanctions imposed by the NCAA against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky ...

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.

'We're The True Penn Staters'

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — More than 30 Penn State football players say they're staying in Happy Valley despite NCAA sanctions that will keep the Nitt...

FAQ: Penn State Sanctions

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

-- One of the penalties the NCAA levied against Penn State was forcing the school to vacate all its wins from 1998, the year coach Joe Paterno and ot...

How Will Penn State Be Punished?

AP | TOM COYNE and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports

-- Now the NCAA gets its say on Penn State. College sports' governing body was expected to deal a series of heavy blows to the Nittany Lions footb...

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?