Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said Wednesday that Division I football and basketball might be better served by following Major League Baseball's model, in that players are allowed to sign professionally right out of high school.
Ohio State University has announced a $5.8 million retirement package for former president Gordon Gee (ghee) following his departure from the university after comments jabbing Roman Catholics and Southeastern Conference schools.
Shane Larkin grew up going to spring training with his father, Hall of Fame shortstop Barry Larkin. But thanks to has an inflexible youth baseball coach, Shane Larkin passed on baseball to become a star guard for the Miami Hurricanes.
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.