The National Labor Relations Board unanimously declined jurisdiction Monday in the case involving Northwestern University football players attempting to unionize.
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August 18, 2015
July 20, 2015
J.J. Watt warned student-athletes to be extremely wary of what they post on their social-media accounts, given how quickly a poorly conceived post can spiral out of control.
July 18, 2015
During Wednesday's SEC media days, University of Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema told reporters that he monitors recruits' social-media accounts as part of the recruiting process.
June 03, 2015
The Southeastern Conference passed a regulation requiring an independent medical observer for all SEC and home non-conference football games beginning this fall.
May 21, 2015
University of Alabama head football coach Nick Saban is concerned about some schools reworking their cost-of-attendance figures to get a leg up in recruiting student-athletes.
April 28, 2015
The average student-athlete reported loging roughly 50 hours per week on athletics, which often adversely affects their academic work.
April 16, 2015
It's becoming clearer just how much future student-athletes at the Power Five colleges and universities stand to benefit from new NCAA rules regarding athletic scholarships.
April 11, 2015
A 12-year-old who tied for first in ESPN.com's Bracket Challenge used part of his winnings to donate an XBox One to the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
April 10, 2015
The sports world paid tribute Friday to Lauren Hill, a freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati, who died after a year-and-a-half-long battle with a rare form of inoperable brain cancer.
March 17, 2015
While the University of Kentucky is the overwhelming favorite to win the 2015 NCAA men's basketball tournament, an academically based tournament would produce a far different outcome.