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May 21, 2015

Alabama Coach Concerned About Colleges Manipulating Cost-of-Attendance Figures

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

For College Athletes, Concern About Balancing Sports, Academics

The average student-athlete reported loging roughly 50 hours per week on athletics, which often adversely affects their academic work.

April 16, 2015

Which Colleges Are Offering Extra Aid to Student-Athletes Under New NCAA Rules?

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

Sixth Grader Wins ESPN's Bracket Challenge, Donates XBox to Charity

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

Sports Stars Salute College Hoops Player Lauren Hill, Who Died of Brain Cancer

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

Who Would Win the 2015 Men's NCAA Tournament Based on Academics?

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.

January 18, 2015

NCAA Approves Full Cost-of-Attendance Scholarships for Student-Athletes

In a historic move, student-athlete and faculty representatives from the 65 schools in "Power Five" conferences voted 79-1 Saturday to expand the scope of athletic scholarships for NCAA athletes.

January 07, 2015

NCAA Pilot Program to Pay For Student-Athletes' Family Travel

The NCAA announced Tuesday the launch of a pilot program that will help cover expenses for players' families to travel to the men's and women's Final Fours this spring.

December 22, 2014

Big Ten Conference Overhauls Concussion Policy for Student-Athletes

Under the new concussion standards, each school must have an independent neutral athletic trainer on hand in the replay booth.

October 28, 2014

Pac-12 Adopts Guaranteed Four-Year Scholarships, Health-Care Reforms

Life for future Pac-12 Conference student-athletes became a whole lot better on Monday, as the conference adopted a bevy of reforms including guaranteed four-year scholarships and improved health care.

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