• White House Meeting May Include State of College Sports

    by Steve Berkowitz and Dan Wolken January 2015

    A meeting including Obama administration officials, NCAA executives and college athletics directors is scheduled at the White House this week, according to three people with direct knowledge of the meeting.

  • In Numbers Game, College Football Playoff Huge Success

    by Erik Brady, @ByErikBrady, USA TODAY Sports January 2015

    Major-college football's inaugural four-team playoff, even before today's championship game, is by many measures a major success.

  • Peripheral Personnel at Sugar Bowl Cost OSU $372K

    by Collin Binkley, THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH January 2015

    Along with a 69-member "official party" whose expenses were reimbursed by the Athletic Department, another 55 people traveled to the game using departmental money.

  • Ex-Student Gets More Than 6 Years in FAMU Hazing Death

    by Stephen Hudak and Jeff Weiner; Orlando Sentinel January 2015

    A judge on Friday sentenced Dante Martin to 77 months - more than six years - in prison for the 2011 hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion.

  • Caps on Athletic Fees Likely to Curtail Sports Programs

    by Harry Minium January 2015

    An influential member of the House of Delegates plans to sponsor legislation that would cap student athletics fees, a move that could force major cuts to sports at Old Dominion and Norfolk State universities.

  • Dartmouth: Many Athletes Among 64 Cheating Students

    by Rob Wolfe Valley News Staff Writer January 2015

    Dartmouth College has charged 64 students with honor code violations following allegations of widespread cheating in a sports ethics class

  • Editorial: OSU Coach, AD Deserve Credit for Travel Help

    by The Columbus Dispatch January 2015

    Parents of football players for Ohio State University and Oregon now won't have to take a huge financial hit if they want to be present when their sons make athletic history Monday night. That is only right.

  • UT Campus Begins Using New 'Power T' Image

    by News Sentinel staff January 2015

    The University of Tennessee is marking the new year with a new logo, ushering in a cleaner Power T image to replace the former “UT” icon that appeared on university memos, news releases, documents and various paraphernalia.

  • With Band at Bowl Game, UW Hired DJ for Hoops Game

    by by LAUREL WHITE January 2015

    Drag shows, street festivals, New Year's Eve blowouts, Nick Nice has DJed them all. But late last month, he added a very different venue to that list: a basketball arena.

  • Assistant Coach Hire Puts WVU Football Staff in Bind

    by Dave Hickman, Staff writer January 2015

    With a series of moves and the stroke of a few pens, Dana Holgorsen has managed to both stabilize his coaching staff and create a bit of a quandary.