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  1. NCAA president Mark Emmert calls for 'scholarships for life' in m...

    NCAA president Mark Emmert told a Senate panel Wednesday that college athletes should receive "scholarships for life."

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2014
  2. Big 12 lunchtime links

    Jake Trotter

    The biggest meltdown in the history of sports? It might have been. After nudging Mack Brown out the door, Texas president Bill Powers faces a similar fate, writes The Dallas Morning News' Chuck Carlton. The Texas regents are expected to ratify ...

    Blog | July 09, 2014
  3. Chase Griffin, the 13-year-old Elite 11 ball boy, counts Johnny M...

    Max Olson

    Chase Griffin, the 13-year-old Elite 11 ball boy, is a prodigy with lots of famous QBs as friends

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2014
  4. College presidents say no to unions for athletes

    Northwestern University on Thursday urged the National Labor Relations Board to overturn a regional ruling that would allow its scholarship football players to unionize, holding up the football program as exemplifying the university's integration of athle

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2014
  5. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    USMNT, let's do this. Big Ten Network president Mark Silverman discusses the network's East Coast cable distribution agreements. BTN will have an on-campus presence for the Penn State-Rutgers game in Piscataway, New Jersey. Rutgers adds a wide ...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  6. Big Ten Network, Comcast agree to cable deal for Maryland, New Je...

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten Network and Comcast have finalized an agreement for distribution in New Jersey and Maryland, as the Big Ten prepares to officially welcome new members Rutgers and Maryland on July 1.

    Story | Conversation | June 25, 2014
  7. Big Ten's lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's OK, these links don't bite. More on the Big Ten presidents' list of athlete welfare reforms here and here. A good piece from the Chicago Tribune on how Big Ten schools could afford to pay their athletes. From Tuesday night: bad news for Pen...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  8. B1G leaders seek athlete welfare upgrades

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten presidents and chancellors on Tuesday outlined a series of athlete welfare reforms while maintaining their stance that athletes shouldn't be paid. A statement signed by all 14 presidents or chancellors comes four days after league comm...

    Blog | June 24, 2014
  9. SEC's lunch links

    Sam Khan Jr.

    Plenty of news or nuggets to digest today around the SEC. Have at it: NCAA president Mark Emmert will take the stand today in the Ed O'Bannon antitrust trial. His testimony will likely be the most paid attention to of any in the trial. Former F...

    Blog | June 19, 2014
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. Pac-12 presidents restate call for reform at end of meetings

    Pac-12 university presidents and chancellors reiterated the conference's call for reform in college athletics at the conclusion of its summer meetings.

    Story | Conversation | June 08, 2014
  13. Big 12 lunchtime links

    Max Olson

    Charlie Weis is taking a much better vacation this summer than I will. West Virginia president E. Gordon Gee believes "everyone won" in Ohio State's Tattoogate. Texas Tech QB signee Patrick Mahomes is a name to watch in the MLB draft. Ranking...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  14. Georgia State's Cheryl Levick to leave position as AD

    Georgia State athletic director Cheryl Levick says she is leaving her job July 1 to accept a new role as special assistant to university president Mark Becker.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2014
  15. ACC's lunchtime links

    Jared Shanker

    Rangers going to play for The Cup for the first time in 20 years! Concussions in sports were the focus of a day-long summit that included a speech from President Obama. Some food for thought for the ACC: Swap divisions for newcomer Louisville a...

    Blog | May 30, 2014
  16. AAC executives finalize two 6-team divisions

    Brett McMurphy

    American Athletic Conference presidents and athletic directors finalized the league's two six-team divisions Friday at the league meetings in Key Biscayne, Florida, a source told ESPN.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2014