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  1. Why You Should Care About This Year's NCAA Convention

    Luke Cyphers

    Sure, the NCAA convention doesn't exactly sound like a riveting event. Unless, of course, key elements of the college sports model could be changing -- which is exactly what is expected to happen later this week in Washington, D.C.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2015
  2. Federal judge Claudia Wilken will decide Ed O'Bannon vs. NCAA cas...

    Luke Cyphers

    She's chief justice of the court that will hear four hard-fought and potentially earth-shaking sports litigation suits this year. And as the judge who will decide Ed O'Bannon vs. NCAA, she herself may decide the fate of college sports.

    Story | Conversation | June 16, 2014
  3. Georgia tailback Musa Smith's father admits to terrorist connecti...

    Luke Cyphers, Bruce Feldman and Ryan Hockensmith

    How Musa Smith's love for his family and his hometown survived his father's link to terrorism.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2013
  4. 2012 Olympics -- Ashton Eaton chases glory, not fame

    Luke Cyphers

    U.S. interest in the decathlon has faded, and that's just fine with Ashton Eaton, who isn't especially interested in fame, writes Luke Cyphers.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2012
  5. Al Buehlers influence changed sports

    Luke Cyphers

    Al Buehler hasn't been to an Olympic Games in 25 years. But now that the legendary former Duke track coach plans to be in London, chances are something extraordinary will happen. Buehler's life reads like a travelogue through some of the most hist...

    Blog | July 26, 2012
  6. 2012 London Olympics -- Where Are They Now: Dave Wottle

    Luke Cyphers

    Forty years after his Munich milestone, U.S. runner Dave Wottle celebrates his gold medal, his wedding anniversary and all the happy memories that go with it. Even his lucky golf cap.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2012
  7. 2012 Olympics -- Usain Bolt not the only medal contender for Jama...

    Luke Cyphers

    Jamaica has been the unquestioned power in the world of sprinting ever since Usain Bolt floated across the finish line in world-record time at the 2008 Beijing Games. So, what is does the team have in store for its second act?

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2012
  8. 2012 Summer Olympics -- LaShawn Merritt aims to defend his Olympi...

    Luke Cyphers

    There is the LaShawn Merritt the track world has come to know -- a man perfectly suited for the 400 with the sad backstory and stony demeanor who intimidates even the toughest runners in the sport's most demanding race. But it's not the whole picture. Yes, Merritt wants something more.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2012
  9. 2012 Summer Olympics -- US women bring strongest 1500, long jump ...

    Luke Cyphers

    Watch out, world. U.S. women's team will bring unprecedented depth to London in the 1,500 meters and long jump.

    Story | Conversation | July 01, 2012
  10. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Chaunte Lowe, Amy Acuff make high jump te...

    Luke Cyphers

    The U.S. is sending not one, but two mothers to the London Olympics in the high jump, an event not normally associated with maternity.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2012
  11. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Emma Coburn, Shalaya Kipp headline banne...

    Luke Cyphers

    Colorado's Emma Coburn and Shalaya Kipp took first and third in the 3,000 steeplechase, beating a field of pros for a trip to London and headlining what turned out to be a banner day for collegians.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2012
  12. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Qualifying standard creates drama at trac...

    Luke Cyphers

    That ever-confusing Olympic qualifying standard created a lot of drama Thursday night, the kind that only the Olympic track trials can produce.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2012
  13. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Alysia Montano, Jesse Williams endure dif...

    Luke Cyphers

    Alysia Montano and Jesse Williams both made the Olympic team Monday, but how they got there showed just how fickle this meet can be.

    Story | Conversation | June 25, 2012
  14. Putting Ashton Eaton's feat into perspective

    Luke Cyphers

    EUGENE, Ore. -- If you care about Olympic sports at all -- heck, if you care about sports, period -- then Ashton Eaton's world record in the decathlon here at the Olympic trials is not a one-day story. It all came together Saturday evening at his ...

    Blog | June 24, 2012
  15. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Sanya Richards-Ross, LaShawn Merritt win ...

    Luke Cyphers

    If Saturday was the U.S. Olympic trials' time to highlight the next big thing, then Sunday's men's and women's 400 meters belonged to some of the old track favorites.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2012
  16. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Decathlete Ashton Eaton the total package...

    Luke Cyphers

    Ashton Eaton's world-record performance Saturday electrified a whole sport, and his combination of ability, youth and personality could help put U.S. track back on the sports map.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2012