Duncan Challenges NCAA to Change

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At association's annual convention, where new rules and regulations are considered, U.S. education secretary offers a few suggestions of his own.

Trimming Athletic Seasons

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As NCAA convention closes, Division II votes to give its athletes more time away from their sports.

Sports Subsidies Soar

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At time of financial peril in higher education, USA Today data show level of institutional financing for athletics programs is large and growing.

Southern Cal Lays Claim to Logo

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A federal appeals court affirms federal board's ruling, saying U. of South Carolina can't register "SC" as trademark.

Another Case of Academic Fraud

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Georgia Southern men's basketball is latest sports program to suffer NCAA penalties because athletics employee did course work for players.

Win for Women Who Wrestled

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Federal appeals court sides sweepingly with female former athletes who sued U. of California-Davis.

Bad News Binghamton

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Independent audit of scandal surrounding SUNY institution's basketball team reveals severe lack of oversight from outgoing president and former athletics director.

Family Values and the NCAA

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Amid criticism from gay rights advocates, athletic association pulls advertisements from pro-family group that sparked Super Bowl controversy.

Squashing Sportsmanship

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Elite game, known for its self-adjudication and players’ gentlemanly conduct, turns ugly at championship between Trinity and Yale.

Decline of Sportswomanship?

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Recent violent outbursts among female athletes garner lots of media attention and worry some educators. But many observers say the incidents are aberrations.


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