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  • Former Illinois Lineman Accuses Coach of Mistreatment

    by Jordan Wilson Correspondent May 2015

    Former University of Illinois offensive tackle Simon Cvijanovic on Monday continued his Twitter barrage against head coach Tim Beckman and the Illini football program, calling for unionization of college athletes and demanding NCAA reform.

  • Fitness Programming Trends at Prominent College Rec Centers

    by Stuart Goldman May 2015

    Take a stroll through Downtown Brewer at the University of Missouri's Student Recreation Complex, also known as MizzouRec. Just like a real downtown where stores come and go, you'll see two new storefronts in Downtown Brewer that opened this year: Clark's Boxing Gym and Stalcup's Garage.

  • Columnist: Loosen, Don't Tighten NCAA Transfer Rules

    by John Adams May 2015

    Student-athletes and their coaches have never operated under the same standards, rules or benefits system. Coaches go wherever they please without penalty, other than the buyout clause in their contract.

  • Horizon League Addition Gives WSU a Travel Partner

    by Jay Morrison May 2015

    Monday's announcement that Northern Kentucky is joining the Horizon League was met with cost-saving and schedule-balancing cheers at Wright State.

  • NCCU Players Who Complained Fighting Dismissals

    by Brooke Pryor, bpryor@heraldsun.com; 919-419-7001 May 2015

    Two of the three N.C. Central women's basketball players who had their scholarships taken away last mont, are fighting to reverse the decision legally.

  • WVU Athletics Opts Not to Tout Financial Turnaround

    by Dave Hickman May 2015

    It was three years ago that West Virginia's athletic department was forced to report a loss of almost $13 million, attributable in great part to its rather nasty divorce from the Big East Conference.

  • Cal U of Pennsylvania Athletes Protest Coaching Cuts

    by Debra Erdley May 2015

    A small group of professors, coaches and athletes at California University of Pennsylvania hit the bricks Friday afternoon, protesting the elimination of six assistant coaching positions, as school officials scramble to deal with declining enrollment and financial pressures.

  • NCAA Likely to Trim Five Seconds Off Shot Clock

    by Jason Smith smithjas@commercialappeal.com 9015295804 May 2015

    University of Memphis coach Josh Pastner has long been an advocate of reducing the shot clock in men’s college basketball from 35 seconds to 24 to match the NBA and speed up the pace.

  • Satellite Camps Escalate College Football Arms Race

    by Bob Hunter, The Columbus Dispatch May 2015

    Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour offered a ringing endorsement of the satellite football camps PSU coach James Franklin brought with him from Vanderbilt last year, saying "From my perspective, it's legal from an NCAA standpoint." Uh, OK. But don't you think we should be able to do a little better than that?

  • Pac-12 TV Schedule Stealing Athletes' Study Time

    by Arizona Daily Star (Tucson) May 2015

    The Pac-12 scheduled Saturday's Arizona-Oregon softball game for an 8:30 p.m., start, which meant the Ducks would have to stay an extra night in Tucson.