Graduation rates for athletes hit record high

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The NCAA's Graduation Success Rate for college athletes is at an all-time high, but critics continue to question its definition of success.

Report finds that academic fraud at U. of North Carolina lasted nearly 20 years

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More than 3,100 students participated in no-show courses at UNC Chapel Hill, and nearly half of them were athletes.

Former congressman says 'inexorable change' coming to NCAA sports

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At a panel on the state of college athletics, a former Congressman says a presidential commission on college sports is all but inevitable.

Spelman College builds up student health initiative in years after leaving NCAA

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Two years after Spelman announced it was leaving the NCAA, the historically black women's college is attempting a "wellness revolution."

With autonomy granted, 'rocky road' still ahead for five richest NCAA conferences

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As deadline to call for an unlikely vote to override NCAA governance shift approaches, many question whether the five wealthiest sports conferences' newfound authority will lead to any major changes.

U. of Michigan's response to athlete's concussion renews regulation debate

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Would formal regulations and sanctions have helped prevent the University of Michigan's mishandling of a quarterback's concussion?

Colleges worry about future of football fans, as student attendance declines

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As student attendance at college football games continues to decline, some institutions worry about the trend's ramifications for future alumni support. 

Professors, robots protest U. of Iowa's pink locker room

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While it remains a beloved bit of visual smack-talk for many football fans, some students and faculty say the University of Iowa's pink visitors' locker room is sexist and discriminatory.

Federal judge: NCAA violates antitrust law

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Federal judge finds that ban on sharing revenue with football and basketball players violates the law.

NCAA adopts structure giving autonomy to richest Division I leagues, votes to college athletes

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The members of the five high-revenue conferences make up 18 percent of all Division I colleges, but a new NCAA governance structure gives them nearly 40 percent of the voting power.


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