Emmert wants 'scholarships for life'
NCAA President Mark Emmert told a Senate committee Wednesday he supports ''scholarships for life'' and other reforms in how athletes are treated, then did such a good job of casting himself as a powerless figurehead that one senator told him: ''I can't tell whether you're in charge or whether you'r a minion.
Retirement plans not on Pitino's radar
Rick Pitino's game plan doesn't include retirement any time soon.
MVC tournament staying in St. Louis
The Missouri Valley conference men's basketball tournament will remain in St. Louis through at least 2018.
Holzman takes over as WCC commissioner
Lynn Holzman took over as commissioner of the West Coast Conference last month at a tumultuous time in college athletics.
Charleston coach guilty of verbal abuse?
An investigation by the College of Charleston found men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik likely verbally abused players, using threatening, degrading and profane language in dealing with the team - including using a homophobic slur against one player.
Cal C Rooks likely to miss entire season
California sophomore center Kameron Rooks is likely out for all of next season after having surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.
College presidents against player unions
Northwestern University on Thursday urged the National Labor Relations Board to overturn a regional ruling that would allow its scholarship football players to unionize, holding up the football program as exemplifying the university's integration of athletics and education.