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  1. O'Bannon trial Week 1 dominated by issues of payment

    Former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon was holding his own on the witness stand in his lawsuit against the NCAA, sticking to the view that college players should be paid because their athletic ability is the main reason they are in school to begin with.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  2. Jerry Jones deserves credit for manufacturing AT&T Stadium experi...

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    Whether it's the Final Four, a College Football Playoff championship game or NBA All-Star Weekend, nobody throws a party better than Jerry Jones and his $1.2 billion stadium, Jean-Jacques Taylor writes.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2014
  3. College Football Playoff studying Final Four at AT&T Stadium

    Richard Durrett

    It's not just the college basketball world that has its eyes on the Final Four at AT&T Stadium this weekend. The upcoming College Football Playoff is paying attention too.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2014
  4. New NCAA president endorses men's NCAA tournament field of 68

    The new NCAA president says he embraces the plan to expand the men's basketball tournament.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2010
  5. Five NCAA tournament tweaks under review - college basketball

    Andy Katz

    The NCAA tournament committee met this week to discuss tweaks to March Madness. Here are five up for debate, writes Andy Katz.

    Blog | Conversation | July 19, 2013
  6. Paying NCAA players could lessen incentive to cheat

    LZ Granderson

    It's not surprising that prospects are swayed by runners. Millions of dollars flow through athletic departments but the young men expected to create the cash flow can't take an equitable sip from the stream.

    Story | Conversation | August 03, 2012
  7. NCAA hands Central Florida Knights 1-year bowl ban; 1-year basket...

    Andy Katz

    The UCF Knights received a one-year bowl ban and a one-year men's basketball tournament ban from the NCAA due to recruiting violations, a source told ESPN.com Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2012
  8. SEC presidents, ADs back best-teams playoff

    College football's most dominant conference has its wish list for a playoff.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2012
  9. On Kansas' ridiculous Big 12 title streak

    Eamonn Brennan

    When you think about it, we Americans have a rather strange way of deciding our champions. We have tournaments, playoffs, best-of-seven series (unless, of course, we're talking about college football, which, let's not), all of which operate under one...

    Blog | February 27, 2012
  10. O'Neil: NCAA should deny UConn proposal

    Dana O'Neil

    In May, Southern and Grambling's men's basketball programs were banned from postseason play because of poor academic performance. Both schools, along with the Jackson State and Southern football teams, fell below the NCAA's APR. NCAA president Mar...

    Blog | February 09, 2012
  11. About Last Night: Race to the finish

    Whitney Holtzman

    It's judgment time in the NBA. Some teams clinched playoff berths Wednesday night, while others got the bad news that they'd be headed home after the regular season. Here's what else you missed last night.

    Blog | Conversation | April 07, 2011
  12. OSU, Nova start day with huge road wins

    Eamonn Brennan

    Welcome to Saturday. Or, at least for college hoops fans, Saturday as it should be. There's no baseball, college football, NFL playoffs, or any other popular-but-inferior (kidding!) sport to distract the casual fan from the hoopy goodness you and I h...

    Blog | January 22, 2011
  13. Games We're Watching: Big Ten battles highlight hoops slate

    Sarah Spain

    For football lovers like me, this weekend's NFL divisional playoff games can't come fast enough. But while we wait it out, counting down the hours, at least there are some good Big Ten hoops battles to help pass the time.

    Blog | Conversation | January 13, 2011
  14. USC punished with two-year football postseason ban

    The NCAA handed the University of Southern California a two-year postseason football ban and vacated wins in Reggie Bush's final season, among other penalties, for violations in its football, men's basketball and women's tennis programs on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2010
  15. Source: Two-year postseason ban for USC football

    The USC football program will receive two-year postseason ban, a reduction in scholarships and a forfeiture of wins from at least the 2004 season when the NCAA releases it sanctions on Thursday, a source told ESPN's Shelley Smith.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2010
  16. A Friday night for the ages

    Pat Forde

    Friday night usually only matters twice a year in college basketball: 1) The first weekend of the season, when schools are generally trying to avoid Saturday conflicts with football. 2) The postseason, when conference and NCAA tournament games ...

    Blog | February 13, 2010