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College Basketball Player's Brutal Cheap Hit Gets Him Kicked Off Campus
Kewan Platt of Fitchburg State was suspended indefinitely for an elbow slam at a defenseless opponent.
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Watch Fans Cheer Andrew Jones In First Game Since Leukemia Diagnosis
The Texas Longhorns star hadn't played since January and is scheduled for more treatment.
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Villanova Dominates Michigan In NCAA Championship Game, Its Second Title In Three Years
Donte DiVincenzo came off the bench to pour in a game-high 31 points.
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The Plot To Put Amateurism And The NCAA In The Past
College basketball -- played by (honest) professionals. Just like the olden days.
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No. 11 Loyola Chicago Reaches Final Four For First Time Since 1963
By Jay Busbee, Yahoo Sports
Sister Jean, Loyola's 98-year-old team chaplain, was there to cheer them as they defeated Kansas State.
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Michigan Stuns Houston With Wild Buzzer Beater In NCAA Tournament
By Jason Owens, Yahoo Sports
Freshman Jordan Poole hit a desperation three pointer as time expired to secure a 64-63 win.
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No. 16 UMBC Defeats No. 1 Virginia In Biggest Upset In Men's NCAA Tournament History
It's the first time in the men's NCAA tournament a No. 16 seed has defeated a No. 1 seed.
A Guy Crashes Through A Table In Snow To Celebrate NCAA Tournament Upset
Well, that's one way to show support for your team.
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Here Are Barack Obama's 2018 March Madness Picks
President Trump hasn't released his...
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The NCAA Men's Championship Tournament Teams Are Finally Revealed
March Madness is officially underway.
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People Sent A Lot Of Racist Email To UCLA After 3 Athletes Were Arrested In China
“3 JERKS — DISGRACED THE COLLEGE — OUR COUNTRY AND THEIR RACE!” read one typical email.
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The NCAA’s Amateurism Rules Are Indeed Madness
Patrick F. McDevitt
, Guest Writer
We’re expected to believe these elite athletes are just regular students who play sports in their spare time.
Exclusive: Federal Documents Detail Sweeping Potential NCAA Violations Involving High-Profile Players, Schools
By Pat Forde and Pete Thamel, Yahoo! Sports
The documents tie some of the biggest names and programs in the sport to activity that appears to violate the NCAA’s amateurism rules.
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University Of Louisville Forced To Vacate Championship After Sex Scandal
The punishment stems from a basketball team staffer paying prostitutes to have sex with players and recruits.
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Report: College Hoops Corruption Case Poised To Wreak Havoc On Top Programs
By Pete Thamel, Yahoo Sports
The soundtrack to the three federal basketball corruption cases is essentially a ticking time bomb, which will inevitably explode.
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The Feds Could Fix College Sports. But They're Playing For The Wrong Team.
An antitrust suit against the NCAA’s price-fixing amateur model would benefit players -- and rid college sports of the worst corruption that plagues them.
It's Time To Dispel The Myth That Athletics Can Bankroll A College
Brian C. Mitchell
Higher ed advisor, director of Edvance Foundation; former coll...
The wealth of universities cannot currently rely on athletics to drive their finances. Here's how to change that.
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This Trans NCAA Goalie Has Competed The Last Two Years And Is Now Coming Out
By Athena Del Rosario, Outsports
Athena Del Rosario was ‘stealth’ the whole time.
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College Lacrosse Team Takes Field Using Donald Trump Speech
The coach says it's not meant to be a political statement.
Watch Florida Kicker Eddy Pineiro Boot An 81-Yard Field Goal (Seriously)
The NCAA's Own House Is A Mess For Queer And Trans People
Executive Director of Soulforce
No one should be surprised when an institution that harbors religious discrimination against trans and queer people has failed us in the moment when their solidarity could have been a breakthrough for our rights.
NCAA Chooses Basketball Over Inclusion
Head Boys Basketball Coach, Saunders High School - Yonkers, NY
Dollars and politics will rule the day.
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