ROSEMONT, Ill. | Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips says college athletes need more than just a voice when it comes to issues that affect them. They need a vote.
WASHINGTON | Baylor University President Ken Starr voiced strong opposition Thursday to a regional National Labor Relations Board ruling that scholarship football players at Northwestern University are technically school employees and thus entitled to collective bargaining rights.
INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels pledged to promote academic freedom, not stifle it, when he became president at Purdue University in January.
As the NCAA prepares to open its annual convention today near Dallas, NCAA President Mark Emmert and the body he governs are faced with more than a half-dozen lawsuits across the country in what could signal a new era of court activity.
INDIANAPOLIS | The NCAA will open its annual convention this week with a host of reform measures on the agenda, part of President Mark Emmert's push to address several years of high-profile scandals.
The statue of former Penn State University head football coach Joe Paterno stands outside Beaver Stadium in State College, Pa.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. | Penn State said Tuesday it will respond within days to the NCAA's demand for information as the governing body decides whether the university should face penalties — including a possible shutdown of its storied football program — in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child s…
Where's the demand?
LAKE FOREST, Ill. | The Bears have hired Kansas City Chiefs director of college scouting Phil Emery as their new general manager.
Lawmakers should leave IHSAA, high school basketball alone
WASHINGTON | The head of the Bowl Championship Series told college and university presidents that the Obama administration was unlikely to challenge the legality of its selection process — and argued that even if the system were to be found illegal, so would a playoff.
No one in Illinois would argue that there's not ample room for improving education in the state's public schools.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gery Chico says he's running for mayor of Chicago and he's talked to outgoing Mayor Richard Daley about his plan.
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