31 octobre 2019

Will the NCAA’s move to let college athletes get paid endorsements make a difference? 3 questions answered

The ConversationThe NCAA moved on Oct. 29 to allow student-athletes to profit from their image and likeness – something the association had opposed until California passed a law to allow the practice. Jasmine Harris, a sociologist and expert on the academic lives of Division I college men’s basketball and football players, explains how the change will affect college athletes. More...

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27 octobre 2019

Grinnell Forfeits Football Season

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Grinnell College has forfeited the rest of its football season after losing 11 of the 38 players to injury during the first three games, The Washington Post reported. More...

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NCAA: 89 Percent of Division I Athletes Graduate

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Division I college athletes’ Graduation Success Rate reached the highest level recorded for athletes who enrolled in 2012, according to data released Wednesday by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. More...

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The Push for Player Pay Goes National

HomeBy Greta AndersonDays after California enacted a law allowing college athletes to sign endorsement deals, lawmakers in other states and in Congress threaten legislation to advance player compensation. More...

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Calif. Governor Signs Bill on Athletes' Rights

HomeBy Greta Anderson. College athletes in California will be able to profit from the use of their names, images and likenesses through partnerships with companies starting in 2023. More...

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NCAA Sanctions Georgia Tech

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Georgia Tech men's basketball team is banned from participating in postseason play in 2019-20 and placed on four-year probation for multiple recruitment violations. More...

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Football Fans vs. Marching Band

HomeBy Greta Anderson. Future football games between the University of Iowa and Iowa State are debated after altercations between fans and the visiting marching band. More...

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Possible NCAA Violations for University of Kansas

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The National Collegiate Athletic Association has alleged that the University of Kansas violated some of the association's most serious rules. More...

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Major Football Coaches' Salaries Rise 9%, to $2.67M

HomeBy Doug Lederman. The average head coach in the top tier of college football programs is earning $2.67 million this year, up 9 percent from the year before, USA Today's annual database of Football Bowl Subdivision coaches shows. More...

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