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NCAA

April 24, 2014

NCAA Board Endorses Plan to Give top Conferences More Autonomy

From NCAA.comThe NCAA Division I Board of Directors is one step closer to approving a new governance system in August.The board endorsed the restructuring process, which is aimed at allowing the division to be more nimble, streamlined and responsive ...


April 22, 2014

Florida St. Expects to Recoup Losses From BCS Title Game

From Tallahassee.comFlorida State’s trip to the 2014 BCS National Championship Game wasn’t cheap — it cost the Seminoles $2.82 million and left the athletics department with an initial loss of nearly $500,000 — but the univers...


April 10, 2014

Pacific A.D. Says NCAA Must Share Revenue

From the Wall Street JournalPacific athletic director Ted Leland, a former Stanford athletic director and longtime NCAA committee member, said Wednesday that the NCAA needs to find a way to share revenue with student-athletes before the governing bod...


June 24, 2013

Ex-Athletes Seek Class-Action Status In NCAA Lawsuit

The Associated Presshttp://espn.go.com/college-sports/story/_/id/9406971/former-athletes-seek-class-action-status-lawsuit-vs-ncaaFormer college basketball standout Ed O’Bannon and his lawyers sought on Thursday to dramatically expand his lawsui...


January 16, 2013

D-I Public Colleges Spending 3 To 6 Times More Per Athlete Than To Educate Each Student

Washington, D.C. – The athletic departments of most public colleges and universities competing in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I sports typically spend three to six times as much per athlete as their institutions spe...


July 31, 2012

UCF Hit With Sanctions By NCAA

Orlando Sentinelhttp://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2012-07-31/sports/os-ucf-ncaa-sanctions-0801_1_chicago-resident-ken-caldwell-director-keith-tribble-ucf-footballThe NCAA hammered UCF with hefty sanctions Tuesday morning following its investigation...


July 17, 2012

NCAA Boss Open to PSU Death Penalty

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.In a PBS interview Monday night, NCAA President ...


June 15, 2012

NCAA Allows Unlimited Texts And Calls

Winston-Salem Journal (N.C.)http://www2.journalnow.com/sports/2012/jun/15/wssport02-ncaa-loosens-contact-restrictions-ar-2358991/Starting today, Division I men’s basketball coaches will be allowed to send unlimited texts and make unlimited call...