Law & Policy: Rules & Regulations
Belichick: 'No Knowledge Whatsoever' of Deflategate
by Michael Gaio January 2015
The New England Patriots' deflategate scandal added another chapter on Thursday.
Coach Gone, Southern Miss Bans Itself from Postsason
by en Frederickson Knoxville News Sentinel January 2015
The NCAA investigation into Tennessee basketball coach Donnie Tyndall's former Southern Miss program has resulted in a self-imposed postseason ban for the Golden Eagles.
Report: Pats Footballs Under-Inflated in AFC Title Game
by From news service reports January 2015
While the league indicated it may wrap up its investigation by week's end, ESPN reported late Tuesday night that 11 of the 12 footballs that were used by the Patriots were under-inflated.
Growing Pains for Hoops Event Banned from D-I Arenas
by Marc Pendleton January 2015
The only way for Good Samaritan Flyin' to the Hoop to get any bigger and better than the 13th edition that played out the last four days is to move to another venue.
Patriots Cooperating with NFL Probe into Deflated Balls
by Gary Mihoces January 2015
Did the Patriots use footballs deflated below league requirements to get better grip in the rain during their 45-7 romp Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship Game?
Wins Back, Sanctions Gone, But Is PSU's Rep Restored?
by Staff And Wire Reports January 2015
The wins have been returned to the record books. What is ultimately written in the history books, however, remains a question.
Lawmaker: Bill Isn't Intended to Force ODU Demotion
by Harry Minium January 2015
As written, a bill introduced by the majority leader of the House of Delegates on Tuesday could force Old Dominion University eventually to withdraw from Conference USA and the Football Bowl Subdivision.
National Legal Group Joins Fight for Athlete's Eligibility
by T.J. Holmes firstname.lastname@example.org January 2015
Zach Sanchez, a former homeless student who wants to play for his high school basketball team, has gained the support of a national legal group.
Will Redefined College Scholarships Bring Shenanigans?
by Steve Berkowitz, @ByBerkowitz, USA TODAY Sports January 2015
Saturday at the NCAA convention, college and athlete representatives from the nation's five wealthiest conferences likely will vote to redefine an athletic scholarship so it can cover not only the traditional tuition, room, board, books and fees but also the incidental costs of attending college. It's a straightforward idea.
Boy, 11, Testifies of Sex Abuse by Football Coach
by JULIE SHAW; Daily News Staff Writer email@example.com January 2015
The thin 11-year-old told a Common Pleas jury yesterday that he used to sleep over some weekends in his football coach's home bedroom.