college sports

mental health

The College Program That De-Stigmatizes Mental Health Care in Sports

TOPPS is a mental health program at UNLV specifically tailored to the individual needs of athletes geared toward optimizing performance in sports, and life.
B. David Zarley
9.5.18
college sports

College ADs Are Busy Limiting Athlete Pay as Their Own Salaries Skyrocket

It's almost as if there's a connection between rising revenues, fixed on-field labor costs, and the people running college sports making more money than ever before.
Patrick Hruby
7.20.17
college sports

The NCAA May Loosen Transfer Rules That Shouldn't Even Exist

The association is considering making it easier for athletes to switch schools—​but so long as players are considered students and not employees, they shouldn't be restricted in the first place.
Patrick Hruby
6.29.17
Hockey

Spencer Foo's Unusual, Winding Road to the NHL

Foo, an undrafted and undersized forward who left Union College a year early, signed with the Calgary Flames after a stellar NCAA career.
Minnia Feng
6.28.17
college sports

The Plot to Disrupt the NCAA with a Pay-for-Play HBCU Basketball League

The multibillion-dollar college sports industry exploits African-American athletes and has left historically black schools behind. Some people think there's a better way.
Patrick Hruby
6.20.17
Doing Cool Shit

Sam Darnold Throws TD to a Wakeboarder from the Back of a Boat

And let's give love to the receiver for the truly ridiculous catch.
Mike Piellucci
6.19.17
baylor

Baylor's Interim President Was Just Another Part of the Problem

A recent deposition reveals David Garland to be willfully ignorant at best, and a coward at worst.
Mike Piellucci
6.15.17
NCAA

Someone Is Finally Trying To Kill The National Letter of Intent

The College Athletic Protection Agreement could force institutions to be as bound to the players as the players are to them.
Mike Piellucci
6.14.17
college sports

Amateurism Isn't Educational: Debunking the NCAA's Dumbest Lie

As legal battles loom, the college sports establishment argues that allowing athletes to be paid would hurt their educations. Here's why that's as preposterous as that sounds.
Patrick Hruby
6.14.17
NCAA

Student-Athlete Prevented From Being Student Because He's An Athlete

Donald De La Haye did everything a college marketing major should do. His own school wants him to stop because of the NCAA.
Mike Piellucci
6.14.17
college sports

Farewell to Bob Stoops, Who Was Great At Being Very Good

He could have done more. Most everyone else would have done less.
Mike Piellucci
6.8.17
college basketball

Thad Matta Out At Ohio State, Will Help Hire His Successor

Matta made two Final Fours in his 13 years in Columbus, but his health problems and the team's recent struggles added up.
David Roth
6.5.17