RECENT ARTICLES
  • Report: Possible Clery Act Violations at Michigan State

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    In a report by the U.S. Department of Education, Michigan State University was found to have handled sexual assault reports related to former gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar in a way that “may have posed an ongoing threat” to the campus community, according to the Detroit Free Press.

  • Stephen F. Austin State Offers Unique Rewards Program

    by Paul Steinbach January 2019

    Characterized as the first blockchain-powered rewards program in college sports history, the Token Club at Stephen A. Austin State University offers digital tokens to participants for purchasing tickets and attending sporting events, with the chance to win prizes.

  • NCAA Rules Committee to Mull Overtime Changes

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    College football games that go into overtime may be thrilling, but they also raise concerns about increased risk of injury. That’s why the NCAA is considering making changes to overtime that it hopes would prevent games from going beyond double-overtime.

  • LSU Changing Ticket Pricing for Football, Baseball

    by Paul Steinbach January 2019

    Louisiana State University has announced that it will raise certain ticket prices for football and baseball, keep other prices the same and lower some prices.

  • New Mexico Democrats Offer $2M to Save Sports

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    The embattled University of New Mexico athletics department got some support from democratic state lawmakers who introduced legislation to hopefully save sports at the school that were on the cutting board.  

  • Power 5 Passes Legislation Supporting Mental Health

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    The NCAA’s Power 5 conferences Thursday passed new legislation requiring member schools to make mental health services and resources available to their student-athletes.

  • Division I Marquette Announces Esports Program

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    Marquette University has announced it will be the first Division I school to launch an esports program.

  • Bill Allowing College Athletes Pay to Get Hearing

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    A bill that would allow college athletes to get paid for endorsements and sign with agents will get a hearing in the Washington state legislature this week.

  • Rockford University Partners with Park District Facility

    by Paul Steinbach January 2019

    The Rockford University softball team has found a home away from home. Through a partnership with the local park district, the Illinois school is relocating its practices from a cramped campus gymnasium to full indoor fields at the local park district's Mercyhealth's Sportscore Two campus.

  • UConn Addresses Ollie-Era Violations

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    The University of Connecticut on Friday announced that it would self-impose penalties for violations of NCAA rules that took place within the men’s basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie.