NCAA

  • NCAA mandated to host sexual violence course with extra emphasis on education!

    NCAA member schools will be required to provide sexual violence education for all college athletes, coaches and athletics administrators under a police announced Thursday by the organization’s board of governors. Campus leaders such as athletic directors and school presidents will be required to attest that athletes, coaches and administrators...
  • How the College Football Playoff changed everything

    After three years and 12 participants, the impact of the College Football Playoff is being felt. For the first time in seven years, the Big 12 will have a conference championship game, a decision made “100 percent on our ability to optimize the likelihood of getting a team into...
  • Kansas’ Udoka Azubuike has been shreading the rim in a game played in Italy!

    Kansas’ Udoka Azubuike missed most of last season with a wrist injury, but the 7-foot center is back and healthy on the Jayhawks’ Italy tour. Azubuike, who is listed at 7 feet and 280 pounds, is a big dude. While he was considered a project as a freshman (he’s...
  • Former Notre Dame coach passes at 94!

    Ara Parseghian reached the pinnacle of his profession at Notre Dame and endured the most painful personal losses as a father and grandfather. He walked away from coaching at the age of 51 after winning two national championships, but never really left Notre Dame. He built a legacy through...
  • Louisville dismisses DL Chris Williams for team rules violation

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville coach Bobby Petrino says senior defensive lineman Chris Williams has been dismissed from the team for violating unspecified team rules. Petrino made the announcement after Monday’s first practice of fall camp. He did not elaborate. Listed No. 2 at one tackle spot on the Cardinals’...
  • Two Vanderbilt players shot while attempting to recover stolen phone

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Two Vanderbilt football players have been shot in what police are calling an “ill-conceived plan” to recover a teammate’s stolen cellphone. Nashville police say Tae Daley suffered a “noncritical gunshot wound” to his leg and Frank Coppet received “noncritical birdshot wounds” to his arms. According to...
  • Baylor confirms NCAA investigation after sex abuse scandal

    The NCAA is conducting an “ongoing, pending investigation” into Baylor University in the wake of a sexual assault scandal that led to the firing of football coach Art Briles and the departure of the school president, the school’s lawyers confirmed in a federal court filing. Baylor officials acknowledged the...
  • Justin Jackson is being surprisingly humble!!!

    Last March, Justin Jackson became the 14th player from North Carolina to win the ACC men’s basketball player of the year. But during an NBA draft media day in New York Wednesday, Jackson told reporters he didn’t think he should’ve been the choice. Instead, Jackson picked Duke’s Luke Kennard....
  • Russ Smith has something to say!!

    Former Louisville basketball star Russ Smith sent the Courier-Journal an open letter to U of L fans two days after the NCAA’s Committee on Infractions issued its ruling in the Cards’ case. The ruling included a five-conference-game suspension to coach Rick Pitino and several other financial and recruiting sanctions,...