Just five months ago, a $5.85 million verdict in favor of Linda L. Vivas, the former California State University at Fresno women's volleyball coach, set a record for Title IX verdicts. On Thursday, a second Fresno jury blew that mark away, ordering the university to pay $19.1 million to Stacy Johnson-Klein in a case that involved alleged sex discrimination and retaliation for the former women's basketball coach's advocacy for female athletes.
In wake of Fresno State lawsuits, an evaluation of equity in expenditures for men's and women's athletics at Fresno -- and beyond.
Georgia's chief, reversing course, urges NCAA to adopt four-team football playoff after major bowls to replace BCS system. (Not just because his team was left out this year, he says.)
NCAA's inaugural faculty conference on college sports issues considers academic research, campus culture -- and the association's role as event sponsor.
Football is a full-time job in the association’s most visible division; ban on text messaging high-school recruits remains in effect.
With a burgeoning membership and, some contend, a widening philosophical gap among its colleges, Division III considers splintering.
College football fans are more likely to commit assaults or other violence when their teams lose -- or even win -- against the odds, a study finds.
Online technology that tracks students' Facebook and MySpace pages for potentially harmful language gets a mixed reaction from college officials.
Agreement with former athletes a good financial deal for NCAA, sports officials and legal experts say, but does it add momentum to the push for players to be paid?
They say Tigers don't change their stripes. History shows that neither do Bulldogs or, now, Hoosiers -- or at least the men who coach them.
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