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Wagering among male athletes is down nearly 10 percent from 2008, though concerns remain over the increased use of social media and technology for betting, according to the latest NCAA report on gambling.
The NCAA Division I Board of Directors has suspended rule changes passed in January that would have allowed unlimited electronic communication -- including text messaging -- from college coaches to football recruits.
The NCAA has denied Tulsa's appeal seeking a sixth year of eligibility for Bryan Burnham, the team's leading receiver two seasons ago.
Oregon and Chip Kelly appeared before the NCAA's committee on infractions Friday, according to an SI.com report. SI.com reports that Kelly said Oregon used Willie Lyles and Houston-based Complete Scouting Services "the same way other schools do."
According to OregonLive.com, the University of Oregon has admitted that they committed major NCAA violations under former football head coach Chip Kelly. The University of Oregon has agreed that its football coaches committed at least one major violation related to the NCAA’s ongoing investigation into the Ducks’ recruiting practices from 2008 to 2011. As a … Continue reading »
The interim leader of the NCAA office that conducted the investigation of Miami's athletic department believes the Hurricanes are "grasping at straws" in their efforts to get the case against them dismissed.
Director of enforcement David Didion is leaving the NCAA to take a job at Auburn.
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the NCAA has agreed to drop at least part of former Miami quarterback Kyle Wright's testimony from its case against the Hurricanes.
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The man who looked into the NCAA's botched investigation involving the University of Miami said Thursday he was aware multiple NCAA officials knew about the arrangement with Nevin Shapiro's attorney during the improper collection of evidence and that the
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All of you haters can finally breath a sigh of relief. Marshall Henderson and his Ole Miss Rebels have been eliminated fr…
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This post is sponsored by Dove, which asked us to come up with some of the fresh faces to watch for in this year’s NCAA Tournament. Dove is encouraging you to end the face torture by taking better care of your face. Our list of fresh faces to watch includes four freshman and one sophomore. [...]
On Tuesday, LB brought you his expert picks for the 2013 NCAA Tournament. As most of you know, the phrase “NCAA Tournament expert” is practically an oxymoron. No one knows what’s going to happen. If we did, we wouldn’t enjoy the tournament as much as we do year in and year out. That being said, we [...]
Upsets are one of the biggest reasons why March Madness is so popular. People love seeing the underdog win even if it means their brackets get torn to shreds. Who can ever forget some of the classic underdogs to make deep runs in the NCAA Tournament? Valparaiso with Bryce Drew, Davidson with Steph Curry, Butler [...]
And here we thought ESPN would get through Monday without firing an intern after a busy championship week. Wrong. Some asshole thought it would be funny to pull this Iowa logo stunt on Andy Katz. The big problem is that…
Expert NCAA Tournament picks? Yes, we say that lightly. The truth is the NCAA Tournament is one of the most difficult events in sports to predict. If it were so easy, then there wouldn’t be a one in 9.2 quintillion chance of picking a perfect bracket. Anyone who tells you they know what is going [...]
The NCAA's board of directors is suspending two recruiting rules changes that were passed two months ago.
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The NCAA's new interim head of enforcement says he's been told he'll have 18 months to prove he can do the job.
The NCAA's playing rules oversight panel denied the Football Rules Committee's proposal to require an institution's uniform to be different color than the field of play on Thursday -- a decision that will make Boise State and its fans happy.
Action is under way to eliminate or modify two pieces of NCAA legislation that would deregulate parts of football recruiting.
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Penn State is making steady progress in implementing the requirements outlined by the NCAA following the sanctions for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell said Friday.
The NCAA is enduring another barrage of criticism for how it handled another high-profile case. Executive committee chairwoman Lou Anna K. Simon said that the botched probe of Miami's athletic department should lead to change.
The NCAA is alleging that former Miami booster Nevin Shapiro was responsible for providing about $170,000 in impermissible benefits to Hurricanes athletes, recruits, coaches and others between 2002 and 2010.
Gov. Tom Corbett argued in a court document filed late Monday that the NCAA has been trying to use his pending antitrust lawsuit against it over the Penn State penalties in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal to combat what he describes as a ground
Former Miami assistant Clint Hurtt provided false or misleading information during the NCAA's investigation into the Hurricanes' athletic department, according to public documents obtained by ESPN.
The NCAA's Executive Committee has reaffirmed its confidence in the leadership of president Mark Emmert according to a statement released to ESPN on behalf of Michigan State president Dr. Lou Anna K. Simon, leader of the group.
The NCAA wasted no time in challenging a new Pennsylvania law designed to keep the $60 million Penn State fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal in the state, filing a federal challenge to the legislation hours after Gov. Tom Corbett signed it into law Wedn
The NCAA has named Jonathan Duncan as interim vice president of enforcement in the wake of admitted "missteps" and "insufficient oversight" in its investigation of Miami's athletics department.
It’s no secret that the food in the South is nothing short of incredible. When BC went to the LSU-Alabama football game we were blown away by the endless jambalaya, the blackened gator and all other sorts of Cajun delicacies.…
A nonprofit group sued the NCAA on Wednesday over a new policy that bars felons from coaching NCAA-sanctioned events.
A college football player who delivers a hit to the head of a defenseless opponent could be kicked out of the game next season under an NCAA proposal that took a step forward Wednesday.
Retired NFL players Andre Rison, Mark Brunell and Terrell Buckley are among 60 aspiring coaches who will attend training sessions next week on how to break into the field and move up.
By McCarton Ackerman (February 12, 2013) RANCHO SANTA FE, Calif., - The third edition of the Fresh Start Women’s Open at the Morgan Run Club continued on Sunday with all final round qualifying matches and select first round main draw matches. Last year’s NCAA champion and No. 2 seed Nicole Gibbs survived a tough [...]
College football had its third highest attendance total ever in 2012, a total that was down from the all-time mark set last season of 49.6 million people going through the turnstiles to see games in person.
The final seconds of regulation between Michigan and Wisconsin on Saturday should get everyone ready for next month’s March Madness. After Jared Berggren tied the game for the Badgers at 57 with a big dunk, Michigan’s Tim Hardaway Jr. nailed…
NCAA enforcement director Julie Roe Lach approved the disbursement of up to $25,000 in 2011 to Maria Elena Perez for information in its Miami infractions investigation, a source told ESPN's Joe Schad.
NCAA enforcement director Julie Roe Lach approved the disbursement of at least $20,000 in 2011 to Maria Elena Perez for information in its Miami infractions investigation, according to a CBSSports.com report.
A judge rejected the NCAA's motion that players in the antitrust suit led by former UCLA star Ed O'Bannon should be precluded from advancing their lawsuit on procedural grounds.
The NCAA says it is committed to ensuring the safety of all college athletes and plans to open a national sports science institute to make playing sports safer.
Two Pennsylvania congressmen want the NCAA to restore football scholarships taken away from Penn State, saying in a letter Monday those sanctions unfairly punish innocent student-athletes for the child sex abuse scandal involving retired assistant coach J
Starting in August, communications without restrictions will inundate recruits
What did we learn last night about college basketball? The sport is having a bad year. Of course you guys love watching Duke lose by 27, but that’s not good for the sport. What you need is a semi-dominant team…
A spokesman for the University of Central Florida says the NCAA is set to hear its appeal of a one-year postseason ban in football.
The NCAA is revealing that it has found "an issue of improper conduct" within its own enforcement program during its investigation into the compliance practices of Miami's athletic department.
The NCAA Division I Board of Directors has approved a set of proposals considered the first step toward trying to simplify and deregulate the organization's often complex and sometimes unenforceable rules.