NEW YORK (AP) — The president of the NCAA says he isn’t ruling out the possibility of shutting down the Penn State football program in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. […]
Even before the plan had a presidential seal of approval, a group of former and current athletes was pushing for some of the newfound wealth to be spent on player safety and health.
While a four-team playoff is being worked on by college football officials, how the teams are picked is still to be determined.
It’s time to bury the term “student-athlete.” It died at 11:42 p.m. Monday, just about the time the confetti falling from the roof of the Superdome landed on coach John Calipari’s hair and the players […]
The NCAA opposes paying athletes, but players whose talents enable colleges and coaches to reap millions have been largely silent in the debate until now.
The meeting comes at a time an increasing number of high-profile infractions cases have tainted college sports.
Emmert didn’t mention the Heisman Trophy winner during his first state of the association speech at the NCAA’s annual convention. But he said the NCAA could vote on new enforcements early as April.