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  • Report: Louisville to Receive Notice of Allegations

    by Jason Scott October 2016

    The University of Louisville basketball program is expected to receive a notice of allegations from the NCAA stemming from a yearlong investigation into an alleged prostitution scandal.

  • Player’s ‘Broke Athlete’ Sign Drives Discussion

    by Jason Scott October 2016

    University of Wisconsin basketball star Nigel Hayes made waves when he appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay program Saturday with a sign soliciting donations to a Venmo account.

  • Baylor Faces Fourth Title IX Lawsuit, Refiled Suit

    by Stuart Goldman October 2016

    A new Title IX lawsuit was filed against Baylor University while another Title IX lawsuit was refiled to include former head football coach Art Briles (above) and former athletic director Ian McCaw.

  • NLRB: Private Schools Cannot Restrict Athletes’ Tweets

    by Jason Scott October 2016

    In an unprecedented move, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled that Northwestern University must remove “unlawful” restrictions on football players’ expression, allowing them to post freely on social media or speak to media as they see fit.

  • Machete-Wielding Man Shot Dead in CU Athletics Center

    by Stuart Goldman October 2016

    Police officers fatally shot a man who had a machete with him Wednesday morning inside the University of Colorado's Folsom Field Champions Center, which houses the football team’s offices, locker rooms and a sports medicine and performance center.

  • Baylor Title IX Coordinator Resigns, Speaks Out

    by Stuart Goldman October 2016

    Patty Crawford, who resigned as the Title IX coordinator at Baylor University on Monday night, said Baylor “set me up to fail from the beginning” regarding the school’s handling of sexual assault cases involving its football team.

  • Supreme Court Won’t Hear O’Bannon Case

    by Jason Scott October 2016

    The U.S. Supreme Court will not consider the Ed O’Bannon antitrust case against the NCAA, it announced Monday.

  • Ex-SDSU Women’s Coach Wins Wrongful Termination Suit

    by Courtney Cameron September 2016

    After a three-year legal battle and four weeks on trial, former San Diego State women’s basketball coach Beth Burns was awarded $1.35 million for past and future economic losses and $2 million for punitive damages by the San Diego Superior Court for wrongful termination.

  • Nebraska Gov. to Meet Husker Who Protested Anthem

    by Stuart Goldman September 2016

    Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, who said earlier this week that the decision by three Nebraska football players to kneel during the national anthem was “disgraceful and disrespectful,” plans to meet with one of the players.

  • Florida Names Scott Stricklin Athletic Director

    by Jason Scott September 2016

    Scott Stricklin has been selected to be the next athletic director at the University of Florida, university president Dr. Kent Fuchs announced on Tuesday.