Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett is suing the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal.
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October 30, 2012
The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced a new four-tier enforcement structure Tuesday, which will replace the current two-tier model starting next fall with tougher penalties for the most severe violations by coaches and/or schools.
October 16, 2012
The NCAA is planning to move six championships out of New Jersey because of the state's plan to defy federal law and allow organized sports betting.
October 11, 2012
Dr. Brian Hainline, the chief medical officer of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), has been named to the NCAA post.
October 09, 2012
At a meeting in Washington, researchers who won grants from the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics presented their findings, some that can be extrapolated to K-12.
October 02, 2012
A new law requires four major California universities to continue providing scholarships to student-athletes who suffer career-ending injuries.
September 25, 2012
The National Collegiate Athletic Association released data Friday suggesting that the rate of football-related concussions has remained relatively steady over the past eight years, despite the recent wave of sports-concussion awareness.
September 19, 2012
A total of 453,347 student-athletes participated in sports during the 2011-12 school year for which the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) holds a championship.
August 22, 2012
A number of colleges and universities in recent years have signed up for monitoring services that help keep an eye on their student-athletes' social media accounts.
August 16, 2012
In the wake of a child-sex-abuse scandal involving a former assistant coach, Pennsylvania State University will host a two-day conference in late October on preventing sexual abuse, the university announced Wednesday.