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  1. NCAA reopens investigation into academic scandal at North Carolin...

    Andrea Adelson

    The NCAA has reopened its investigation into the academic scandal that has rocked North Carolina over the past three years.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2014
  2. Women's college basketball - Kansas State Wildcats finally make r...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Finally, after putting a foreign teenager through two months of stressful uncertainty about her athletic and academic future, Kansas State made the correct move Tuesday and released Leticia Romero from her scholarship.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2014
  3. Oklahoma State Cowboys to lose practice days after APR falls belo...

    Jake Trotter and Mark Schlabach

    The Oklahoma State Cowboys will be practicing a little less this season because the program's Academic Progress Rate score has dropped below the NCAA's minimum standard.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  4. Six national champion teams get APR's top marks

    Six teams that have won national championships this school year have been recognized by the NCAA as academic overachievers.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2014
  5. Heather Bowe leaves Vanderbilt Commodores for season due to acade...

    Vanderbilt sophomore Heather Bowe will miss the rest of the season after leaving the university due to a violation of the school's academic policy.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2014
  6. Women's college basketball - Quarter abroad broadens Chiney Ogwum...

    Graham Hays

    Chiney Ogwumike's skills and athleticism make her one of the faces of the college game this season. The curiosity and adventurousness that took her to Nigeria make her an ambassador for the game wherever she travels.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2013
  7. Dru Hancock named chair of NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Com...

    Dru Hancock, senior associate commissioner for the Big 12 Conference, has been selected chair of the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Committee for the 2014-15 academic year.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2013
  8. Women's college basketball - Penn State Lady Lions' Gizelle Stude...

    Graham Hays

    Bullied in high school for her mixed ethnicity, Lady Lions senior Gizelle Studevent decided to make a difference. Her Penn State Athletes Take Action initiative helps local middle school students deal with bullying.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2013
  9. Mississippi Rebels women's coach Adrian Wiggins on administrative...

    Mississippi women's basketball coach Adrian Wiggins will "no longer serve as head coach" and is on administrative leave while an investigation continues over "impermissible recruiting contacts and academic misconduct" involving his staff.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2012
  10. North Carolina Tar Heels -- Chancellor Holden Thorp resigns after...

    Robbi Pickeral

    North Carolina chancellor Holden Thorp, whose tenure has been marred by several athletics-related scandals over the past two years, will resign at the end of the 2012-13 academic year, the school announced Monday.

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2012
  11. New NCAA academic eligibility standards great, but too late

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    The focus on improving academics for incoming freshmen by the NCAA is a good thing; however, this scrutiny is very much too little, too late.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2012
  12. Stanford Cardinal win 18th straight Directors' Cup

    Stanford has extended its unprecedented run of overall athletic dominance.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2012
  13. W roundtable: What effects will Title IX have in next 40 years?

    espnW

    Behind Title IX, we've come a long way, baby, but there's still progress to be made. Our experts weigh in on the changes Title IX will effect in its next four decades.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2012
  14. Boston U goes to Patriot League from America East

    Boston University is moving to the Patriot League, leaving the America East conference at the start of the 2013-14 academic year.

    Story | Conversation | June 15, 2012
  15. Women's basketball team brings warm glow to Michigan Tech -- Hoop...

    Joanne C. Gerstner

    At a school known for harsh winters and stringent academic standards, a jewel of a basketball program has distinguished itself in Division II.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2012
  16. New Connecticut Huskies AD Warde Manuel -- academic issues don't ...

    The University of Connecticut's new athletic director says the academic problems with the men's basketball team do not define UConn.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2012