Go inside the Eligibility Center, once known as the NCAA Clearinghouse, and possibly the most powerful force in all of sports.
For ESPN The Magazine's Loud issue, Seth Wickersham looks at the contrasting styles of college basketball coaches -- the yellers vs. the coaxers -- and finds out what all the noise is about.
In ESPN The Magazine's college football preview, Seth Wickersham examines the role of NCAA compliance directors, who have a thankless job which might be the toughest in all of sports.
Beyond the ivy-covered walls of major American colleges sit powerful men who often know long before anyone else does when the team's coach will be fired (or a new one will be hired). Chances are they had something to do with it.
Missouri's investigation into Ricky Clemons could bring down Quin Snyder in the process.
Harris, Boddicker and Buckman gave Texas a little in reserve on the way to the Final Four.
Michigan State is just following a familiar, magical path in March.
A perfect Big 12 season may be just enough reason to trust Kansas in this year's NCAA Tournament.