Law & Policy: Rules & Regulations
Army Coach Accepts Blame for Troubling Recruiting Trip
by From wire reports October 2014
First-year Army coach Jeff Monken has accepted responsibility for a football recruiting excursion that resulted in minor NCAA violations and the disciplining of 20 cadets, two officers and two coaches.
Opinion: FSU's Off-Field Problems Expose Leadership Void
by Nancy Armour, USA TODAY Sports October 2014
When your starting quarterback and leading rusher are under investigation by either the school or the authorities, that's not a witch hunt. It's a problem.
Capital University to Get Stadium Lights, With Conditions
by Lori Kurtzman, THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH October 2014
Capital's application for outdoor stadium lights was approved after a four-hour meeting where residents clashed and half the attendees knew they'd leave disappointed.
Study: College Concussion Protocols Need Improvement
by Emily Attwood October 2014
In September, University of Michigan coach Brady Hoke drew a firestorm of criticism (including calls for his firing) for leaving a player in the game despite what many considered obvious signs of concussion.
FSU Faces Another Scandal as RB Accused of Battery
by Tom D'Angelo, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer October 2014
Florida State starting running back Karlos Williams is being investigated for alleged domestic battery, according to the Tallahassee Police Department. The TPD said in a statement on Monday that it received the case Saturday night and it was immediately assigned to the Criminal Investigation Division.
Report: West Point Recruits Wooed with Alcohol, Women
by Tom Roeder email@example.com - October 2014
The U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., which acknowledged the misconduct, disciplined 20 cadets for promoting underage drinking and other misdeeds and self-reported a recruiting violation to the NCAA.
Media Members' Inside Look at Playoff Selection Process
by Chris Dufresne Los Angeles Times (MCT) October 2014
The folks running the playoff recently invited selected media members to participate in a mock selection for the new four-team playoff.
OU Changes Sideline Policy Following Player Collision
by Michael Gaio October 2014
Photographers and videographers at Oklahoma Sooner football games will have to live without a few extra comforts after a sideline collision shook up one of Oklahoma’s star players last week.
Sentenced in Larceny Case, Star Running Back Will Play
by Mark Gaughan; News Sports Reporter October 2014
Central Michigan's star running back, Thomas Rawls, was sentenced Tuesday to one year of probation and 104 hours of community service stemming from an April arrest after he stole a woman's purse.
UNC Coaches Removed from Academics, Report Finds
by HAROLD GUTMANN firstname.lastname@example.org; 919-419-6655 October 2014
When asked Wednesday how involved he was in his players' academics, North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said he was only focused on his next opponent.