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Northwestern Admins, Coaches Urging Football Players To Vote Against Unionization04 / 24 / 14
Northwestern Univ.’s message to its football players since an NLRB ruling opened up the door to unionization "has been consistent and clear: Vote no -- for yourselves, for the team and for the university," according to a front-page piece by Ben Strauss of the N.Y. TIMES. The team tomorrow wi...
An annual U.S. football college bowl game could be held at SkyDome "as soon as next year" if bowl organizers "can show the NCAA the money," according to John Kryk of the TORONTO SUN. The proposed Worl
The NC State-UNC football game, "in a break from tradition that surprised many," will be played Saturday at Ericsson Stadium in Charlotte and earn each school $1M, according to Chip Alexander of the R
"A funny thing is happening in college football these days," as attendance is dropping at some schools as students choose not to attend the games, according to Fatsis & Weinbach of the WALL STREET JOU
Big Ten conference football and men''s basketball teams "earned record profits for their schools last season, but almost all the windfall was promptly spent within athletic departments," according to
The NCAA annual graduation rates report released today shows that there was a "slight drop" in the national graduation rate for Div. I student-athletes, according to Wendell Barnhouse of the FT. WORTH
The Univ. of MD has agreed to a three-year deal with First National Bank of MD worth "slightly more than" $900,000, according to Mark Asher of the WASHINGTON POST. The agreement, the "largest" sponsor
The NCAA''s Div. I Board of Directors "voted this week to set aside" $10M into an escrow account in order to "save some money to help pay a court judgement" regarding restricted-earnings coaches, acco
Gender-equity reports show that the "financially successful football programs" at Univ. of MI (UM) and MI St. Univ. (MSU) "have allowed increased spending in every other sport -- particularly women''s
The Supreme Court, without comment, has "refused to accept an NCAA petition and will let stand a ruling that said the NCAA''s former restricted-earnings rule was indeed an illegal restraint of trade,"
The eight schools leaving the WAC to form another conference "appear to be zeroing in on a name, a home and a leader," according to Matt Jacob of the LAS VEGAS REVIEW- JOURNAL. As of July 1, the leagu