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Here's What Happened When A College Football Coach Said Lying Is Part Of Recruiting

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.14.2014 | Sports

In a Monday press conference, the head football coach at West Virginia University said lying is a part of the recruiting process. But when the school ...

NCAA Allows School To Help Homeless Football Player

AP | Posted 05.15.2014 | Sports

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The NCAA says Boise State can immediately assist a homeless football recruit who signed to play with the team in February. ...

It's Open Season on the NCAA

Philip Bartz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Philip Bartz

To be sure, there is much money swirling around NCAA football and basketball. But the fact that amateurism in NCAA sports is not pristine does not mean that there is exploitation or that professionalizing NCAA sports is the answer.

Report: Miami Told When To Expect NCAA Decision

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 10.21.2013 | Sports

CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami is finally about to learn its NCAA fate. The NCAA's Committee on Infractions will reveal any ...

9 College Coaches Who Think 'Pay For Play' Isn't The NCAA Answer

Posted 10.07.2013 | Sports

Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim doesn't think paying student-athletes is the answer to the NCAA's problems (he called it "the most idiotic sugge...

'The Most Idiotic Suggestion Of All Time'

AP | Posted 12.02.2013 | Sports

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim isn't on board with paying college athletes. Speaking Wednesday in Syracu...

NCAA President: Change Is Coming

AP | TOMMY MAGELSSEN | Posted 09.23.2013 | Sports

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- President Mark Emmert said Monday he expects "a lot of change" for the governance structure of Division I sports over the next yea...

Dickie V Compares NFL Star To Prostitute

Posted 09.21.2013 | Sports

ESPN's Dick Vitale found himself embroiled in a social media controversy on Friday after comparing Houston Texans running back Arian Foster to a prost...

'I Was Getting Money On The Side'

AP | Posted 11.20.2013 | Sports

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says in an upcoming documentary he accepted money his senior year at Tennessee. "Ho...

NCAA Done With EA Sports

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Hang on to NCAA Football 2014, all you video game fans. It will be a collector's edition. The NCAA said Wednesday it will no longer ...

Indiana One Loss Away From Early Exit In CWS

AP | ERIC OLSON | Posted 06.18.2013 | Sports

OMAHA, Neb. -- Indiana coach Tracy Smith says he won't waste any time lamenting how close Sam Travis' ninth-inning fly ball came to leaving the ballpa...

The Lifecycle of a College Basketball Coaching Career: The Up's and Down's of Climbing the Coaching Ladder

Alicia Jessop | Posted 06.09.2013 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

Perhaps the only constant in a college basketball coach's lif are the up's and down's faced throughout a career. At a point, though, each coach faces the decision as to whether the up's outweigh the down's, and to what extent a semblance of a personal life can be sacrificed.

March Madness Packs an Economic Wallop

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 05.27.2013 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

The games have begun and the economic bonanza will follow. Billions of dollars will change hands among bettors and the NCAA and its' schools will be rewarded with riches.

TCU Quarterback Arrested

AP | SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 12.04.2012 | Sports

DALLAS — TCU quarterback Casey Pachall was suspended indefinitely Thursday, hours after he was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicate...

Iowa Boots Running Back From Team

Posted 08.02.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Iowa running back De'Andre Johnson has been dismissed from the football team. Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Fe...

Big East Commissioner Resigns

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO & PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 07.07.2012 | Sports

STORRS, Conn. — Big East Commissioner John Marinatto resigned Monday after less than three years on the job, admitting he was drained by several...

NFL Draft Prospect Accused Of Punching Police Officer

AP | TIMBERLY ROSS and ERIC OLSON | Posted 04.21.2012 | Sports

OMAHA, Neb. -- Nebraska's outgoing star cornerback Alfonzo Dennard was arrested Saturday on suspicion of assaulting a police officer, possibly hurting...

Congressman Compares NCAA To Mafia

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 01.01.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON — A Democratic congressman compared the NCAA to the Mafia over how it controls the lives of student athletes. "I think they're just ...

2011 NCAA Softball Final: Sun Devils, Gators Face Off

AP | JEFF LATZKE | Posted 08.06.2011 | Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY — Even the hottest pitching staff in the Women's College World Series couldn't keep Florida's offense from another productive day....

Advice and Constraint

Arn Tellem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Arn Tellem

Though the NCAA's no-agent rule is supposedly designed to protect athletes, all it really safeguards is the billion-dollar industry that the organization controls.