“That’s not fair,” Obama told The Huffington Post in response to a question about whether college athletes should be compensated because they are money-makers for the NCAA, television stations and advertisers.
University spokesman Dan Hedman says the goal post was one used for high school games and not the regular, permanent post.
Just got to find a way to make some plays and finish at the end,” said MacIntyre, whose team has a bye this weekend before playing at USC on Oct. 18.
In a news release Monday, the NCAA says that in addition to the postseason ban being lifted, Penn State will be allowed to have the full complement of football scholarships in 2015.
Michael Phelps will match his most grueling program since coming out of retirement, entering four events at next week’s U.S. national championships. The winningest athlete in Olympic history will compete in the 100-meter freestyle, 100 butterfly, 100 backstroke and 200 individual medley at the meet that begins Wednesday in Irvine, California. “I feel good,” Phelps […]
It’s unknown when the brain differences occurred and it’s possible the football players were born with them, said study co-author Patrick Bellgowan, a neuroscientist at the Laureate Institute for Brain Research in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Florida had not been to the Final Four since all those future first-round draft picks were in Gainesville. Wisconsin and coach Bo Ryan had never been. Connecticut wasn’t allowed to play in the NCAA tournament a year ago, and Kentucky supposedly had no shot at getting to North Texas after a midseason swoon. Unlike the […]
ORLANDO, Fla. | Unselfish offense, tenacious defense. When Pittsburgh plays like it did in routing Colorado 77-48 in the South Regional on Thursday, the ninth-seeded Panthers think they are capable of competing with anyone. It was difficult to argue against that after Talib Zanna scored 16 of his 18 points in the opening half and […]
SAN DIEGO | The day started with a bracket-crushing blow. More upsets followed. Four overtime games, a record. A buzzer-beater, a pair of late-night scares. OK, now breathe. This was just one day. There are still 47 games left, 16 of those on Friday. After one of the wildest opening days in NCAA tournament history, […]
BERKELEY, Calif. | Olympic star Missy Franklin won the 100 backstroke and anchored California’s winning 400 medley relay team in her first collegiate home meet Friday. Franklin helped the Golden Bears down Washington State 164-89 in the Pac-12 dual meet. Franklin, who owns the world record in the 200 back, won the 100 back in […]