- SDSU Gently Jabs Michigan with Team Trip to Little Italy
by Bernie Wilson March 2017
After reading that Jim Harbaugh's Michigan Wolverines will take a nine-day trip to Rome next month, paid for by an anonymous booster, SDSU coach Rocky Long met with his staff to figure out what they could do on their much more moderate budget.
- St. Bonaventure to Add Men's Lacrosse in 2018
by The Buffalo News March 2017
The team does not yet have a coach or a conference to play in - the Atlantic 10 currently sponsors only women's lacrosse - but athletic director Tim Kenney said in a release that the school will be active in seeking both.
- Kiffin Named in Fraud Lawsuit
by A.J. Perez March 2017
Former University of Alabama receiver Antonio "A.C." Carter alleged in a lawsuit filed Tuesday against Florida Atlantic coach Lane Kiffin that Kiffin deceived him to secure a prospect, USA TODAY Sports confirmed.
- Coastal Carolina Breaks Ground for Stadium Expansion
by Jason Scott March 2017
Coastal Carolina University, known for its teal-colored turf, held a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of Brooks Stadium on Tuesday.
- N.C. Bill Seeks Student-Athlete Advocacy Commission
by Courtney Cameron March 2017
In a bill filed Tuesday, North Carolina lawmakers proposed the creation of the Legislative Commission on the Fair Treatment of College Student-Athletes. The purpose of the commission would be to advocate on behalf of student-athletes by investigating their concerns within the University of North Carolina system.
- Baylor Hoops Team Blocks Out Football Scandal
by George Schroeder March 2017
As he bounced off the floor the other night in Tulsa, celebrating a berth in the Sweet 16, Baylor athletics director Mack Rhoades paused for a moment. "We needed this," he said.
- On-Court Success, Off-Court Problems Divide KU Fans
by Dave Skretta March 2017
As the Jayhawks prepare to play in nearby Kansas City on Thursday for a spot in the Elite Eight, not every conversation has to do with how the team has played.
- Will Others Follow New WCHA Championship Format?
by Brad Schlossman March 2017
After four seasons of sparse crowd at its conference tournament in the Xcel Energy Center, the Big Ten has opted to bring it back to campus.
- Charity CEO: PSU Review Found 'Nothing Inappropriate'
by Susan Snyder, Angela Couloumbis March 2017
In nearly six years of dissection and discussion, no single incident has illustrated Jerry Sandusky's crimes like the oft-repeated account of how assistant football coach Mike McQueary walked into a campus locker room in 2001 and saw Sandusky sexually assaulting a boy in a shower. But on Tuesday, the former head of Sandusky's charity for vulnerable children testified that Pennsylvania State University's athletic director at the time, Tim Curley, had assured him that the claim had been discredited. "He told me it had been investigated and nothing inappropriate was found," Jack Raykovitz, the former president and CEO of Second Mile, told jurors.
- Minnesota Provost Clears Three Players in Assault Case
by Courtney Cameron March 2017
In a final round of appeals, three Minnesota football players have been granted a reprieve from punishments stemming from sexual assault and harassment allegations made in September.