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  1. Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany takes stand at Ed O'Bannon trial

    The head of the Big Ten painted a dire picture Friday of what college sports would look like if players were paid. He said his conference likely would cease to exist and the Rose Bowl probably would not be played.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2014
  2. Mark Emmert, NCAA president, takes stand in Ed O'Bannon trial

    NCAA president Mark Emmert stuck to his contention that amateurism is the core of college athletics, saying any effort to pay players would destroy a framework that has been in place for more than a century.

    Story | Conversation | June 19, 2014
  3. NCAA begins making its case for amateurism in Ed O'Bannon trial

    The NCAA began making its case for keeping the current model for college sports.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2014
  4. Proposed model calls for college athletes to receive portion of b...

    Football players at big schools could make several hundred thousand dollars in their college careers if they were paid a portion of the broadcast rights to games similar to what NFL players now get, under a model suggested by a sports economist.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  5. 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
  6. Former TV executive says paying college athletes a dangerous path...

    A former president of CBS Sports says he fears the popularity of college sports would suffer if athletes receive money to play because fans enjoy the concept of young people playing sports for the love of the game.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2014
  7. Former Alabama receiver Tyrone Prothro goes from "The Catch" to t...

    Tyrone Prothro made a play so spectacular it's known in Alabama as "The Catch," immortalized both in photos and an advertising campaign by automaker Pontiac.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  8. NCAA coaches reaping benefits, economist testifies in O'Bannon la...

    Tom Farrey and Lester Munson

    Economist Roger Noll doesn't have the name recognition of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon, but he might be just as important to the future of college athletics. Noll spent an entire day testifying Tuesday in the O'Bannon-NCAA trial.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  9. Ed O'Bannon takes stand in landmark antitrust suit against NCAA

    Ed O'Bannon, the lead plaintiff in a landmark antitrust suit against the NCAA, took the stand and said his goal at UCLA wasn't to get a degree but to get two years of college experience before being drafted into the NBA.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2014
  10. Ed O'Bannon lawsuit against NCAA over paying players set to begin...

    Lester Munson

    A trial beginning Monday will decide whether the NCAA must pay college athletes for its use of their likenesses in television broadcasts, video games and other consumer products.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2014
  11. Golden State Warriors president Rick Welts can relate to openly g...

    Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts is one of the few people who knows what NFL draft prospect Michael Sam might be going through after announcing he is gay this week.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2014
  12. Kiffin, Ole Miss family give thanks

    Mitch Sherman

    After the Dallas Cowboys face Oakland on Thursday and the Ole Miss Rebels complete their regular season that night at Mississippi State, finally, they can all gather -- Monte Kiffin, the Cowboys' defensive coordinator, his wife, Robin, their children...

    Blog | November 28, 2013
  13. Ole Miss Rebels assistant coach Chris Kiffin and wife, Angela, th...

    Mitch Sherman

    Ole Miss assistant coach Chris Kiffin and his family have reason to give thanks this holiday season after the birth of a healthy baby boy in September, despite doctors telling the family he was at risk for a heart condition.

    Story | Conversation | November 27, 2013
  14. Todd Christensen, formerly of Raiders, dies at 57

    Todd Christensen, a five-time Pro Bowl tight end who played most of his career for the Oakland Raiders, died Wednesday at the age of 57.

    Story | Conversation | November 13, 2013
  15. Terrelle Pryor, Oakland Raiders quarterback, upset with Ohio Stat...

    Terrelle Pryor is still unhappy about his premature exit from Ohio State Buckeyes.

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2013
  16. Big Ten Friday mailbag

    Brian Bennett

    As promised, I'm here to take Adam's usual Friday spot with an all-schedule edition of the mailbag. Fire away: Andy from Oakland, Calif., writes: I think you missed one important reveal in the new schedules: PSU, MSU, Rutgers and Maryland have dif...

    Blog | July 12, 2013