Five days after pre-filing a bill that would have revoked the scholarships of collegiate student-athletes if they went on strike, a Missouri legislator withdrew the proposed legislation.
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December 17, 2015
November 16, 2015
Two days after the University of Missouri's football team began withholding from all football-related activities, the university president resigned.
October 03, 2015
A three-judge panel from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against a proposed plan that would have paid certain student-athletes as much as $5,000 annually in deferred compensation.
August 18, 2015
The National Labor Relations Board unanimously declined jurisdiction Monday in the case involving Northwestern University football players attempting to unionize.
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.