• NCAA Turmoil Continues to Grow at Southern Miss

    by Ben Frederickson January 2015

    Two Southern Miss basketball players who were recruited and signed by Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall are now ineligible in accordance with NCAA rules, Southern Miss announced Thursday.

  • After Snowy Travel History, UND Flies to Omaha

    by BRAD SCHLOSSMAN Forum News Service January 2015

    The drive to Omaha is a fairly easy seven-hour jaunt straight down Interstate 29. UND will not be making that trek today.

  • Performance Award Puts FSU's Fisher in $5M Club

    by Tom D'Angelo, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer January 2015

    Jimbo Fisher will receive a raise of nearly $1.4 million next season, a reward for leading Florida State to a second consecutive undefeated regular season and another top 5 finish.

  • Former UNC Athletes Calling for Better Education

    by JOHN McCANN JMCCANN@HERALDSUN.COM; 919-419-6601 January 2015

    Former North Carolina basketball player Rashanda McCants said she and former UNC fullback Devon Ramsay need teammates to help them go against not only their former school but also the mighty NCAA.

  • UT Chattanooga to Cut Men's Running Programs

    by David Uchiyama Chattanooga Times Free Press January 2015

    Athletics director David Blackburn said he made the decision to help UTC in its five-year Title IX recovery process.

  • Opinion: College Basketball Needs Some Help

    by Sam Mellinger, Kansas City Star January 2015

    In an age of growing value for sports properties, ratings are going down and it's easy to see why. Scoring is at historic lows.

  • 'Lady Vol' Moniker Gave UT Golfer Her 'Purpose'

    by Dan Fleser January 2015

    Two University of Tennessee women’s athletes have expressed their displeasure with the university’s decision to constrict usage of the Lady Vols nickname.

  • The Price to Regular Students of College Sports

    by Post & Courier (Charleston, SC) January 2015

    Students at the Military College of South Carolina, the College of Charleston and too many other schools have been learning the hard way that the ever-higher costs of their higher educations include big-bucks athletics fees at schools that compete below the big-time sports level.

  • Football Recruits See Edge in Early Enrollment

    by Matt Porter, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer January 2015

    Among top-level football recruits, the disease known as senioritis is largely being eradicated. Beginning Feb. 4, seniors may sign binding letters of intent with Division I schools. But most programs have a chunk -- some more than half -- of their recruiting classes on campus today.

  • Athlete Stipends Not a Priority for FCS Programs

    by John O'Connor, Richmond Times Dispatch January 2015

    Among Football Championship Subdivision programs, there is no momentum to add cost-of-attendance stipends to scholarships, CAA Commissioner Tom Yeager said Friday.