Saturday, October 19, 2019

Tag: NCAA

NCAA Protests California Bill That Would Allow...

A new bill was passed in the California State Assembly on Wednesday, that will make it allowable for college athletes in the...

The NCAA Amends New Agent Guidelines After...

In less than a week after the NCAA announced a set of new rules for agents looking to represent college students thinking...

‘Go to a HBCU’: Sports Analyst Chris...

Typically when the top high school athletes in the U.S. choose a four-year school, it's not a historically black college or university,...

LeBron James and Others Slam NCAA After...

LeBron James and many others are blasting a recent memo sent by the NCAA that pertains to agents wanting to represent college...

3 College Basketball Recruiting Insiders Who Funneled...

NEW YORK (AP) — An Adidas executive and two other insiders from the high-stakes world of college basketball recruiting were convicted Wednesday in a...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

Synthetic Marijuana Behind the Cause of Severe Bleeding and Death: Over 50 cases of severe bleeding and 2 deaths in Chicago have been blamed...

NBA Proposes Going In Business With High...

In wake of the NCAA pay-for-play college basketball scandal, the National Basketball Association has proposed an alternative that'll allow it to strengthen relationships with...

Lebron James Calls NCAA ‘Corrupt’, Offers College...

https://youtu.be/fjqTQuEPlag Lebron James addressed the current federal investigation into illegal recruiting within the NCAA. James spoke during the Cleveland Cavaliers' shootaround before they took on the...

In Light of FBI Probe Into NCAA...

https://youtu.be/FVs5EQmiITY?t=3m4s In wake of the college basketball scandal, an ongoing federal investigation reported by Yahoo Sports, details top players allegedly receiving benefits from NBA agents...

$1.2M In Bonuses to Alabama Coaches Has...

Should college athletes get paid to play? That's the question on everyone's mind after the Alabama Crimson Tide's stunning win over the Georgia Bulldogs...

Black Gymnast Amazes In Hip-Hop Routine, Some...

University of Alabama gymnast Aja Sims' hip hop-influenced floor routine was praised as #BlackGirlMagaic, but several non-Black fans took offense to the proclamation. Sims, a...

College Athletics Is Selling Young Black Men...

As the nation gears up for March Madness, a recent news report says college athletics is failing young Black men. The Associated Press reports that...

2 Black Basketball Coaches Hired in 3...

Give college basketball a hand for what has happened in the last week. Yes, the NCAA Tournament delivered as March Madness somehow, amazingly, always does,...

A Funny (and Emotional) Thing Happened After...

Tyler Adams, a 6-foot-9 forward/center, signed with Georgetown four years ago with aspirations of being an influential player who would leave behind a powerful legacy...

Is College Recruiting of 13-Year-Old Wendell Moore...

Although just 13 and in the eighth grade, Wendell Moore already is being courted by the likes of college basketball royalty Duke and North...

6 Ways Integration Decimated Black College Sports

Once, Black college sports were all the rage. The players with the most talent and creativity went to historically Black colleges and that was...

As Yet Another Jameis Winston Controversy Brews,...

People, the haters, want to see Jameis Winston punished. . . at all costs. If he sneezes and does not cover his mouth, those...

Georgia’s Todd Gurley Suspended 2 More Games...

Todd Gurley, Georgia's top-flight running back who was a Heisman Trophy candidate, was suspended two extra games for accepting more than $3,000 in cash...

Northwestern Football Players Cast Historic Vote on...

In a historic vote, Northwestern football players cast secret ballots Friday on whether to form the nation's first union for college athletes -- a...

In Landmark Ruling, Northwestern Players Can Form...

In a historic ruling that eventually could alter the dynamics of college athletes receiving compensation, the Chicago regional office of the National Labor Relations...

6 Reasons NCAA Football and Basketball Are...

Athletes Don’t Get Paid The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and member colleges and universities are comparable to slave plantations. They acquire "student athletes" who...