HIRINGLittlepage and his staff have knack for finding right coaches for U.Va.UVa AD Craig Littlepage has made many great coaching hires, including six coaches who have won national championships.
ANTICSThe tantalizing, irresistible appeal of hot wheels to some college football starsClips eFlashComing-of-age machismo is ho-hum everywhere, but the same behavior becomes very public when big-time college football players do the same thing.
FACILITIESODU's new stadium will have a giant "Big Blue Monster." But how will expansion happen?Old Dominion’s 57-foot blue wall was named after Fenway’s wall.
MEDIALive Matters: On Bill Simmons and TV In 2016Why live matters more than ever before.
RECRUITINGWhat to look for in an NBA draft prospectGood (and great) NBA prospects are not always obvious.
DRAFTDespite new NCAA rule, NBA Draft results in record 30 undrafted underclassmenOf the 60 players drafted into the NBA, 15 were college seniors, 16 were international players, and the rest college players who forfeited their eligibility to enter the draft.
COACHINGUConn coach Bob Diaco talks . . .. . . about coaching legacy, the Huskies’ future and how he landed JFK’s Fettuccine Alfredo recipe.
SEXUAL ASSAULTSEighteen years later, Oregon State rape victim gets closure at NebraskaTwo Oregon State players raped a woman 18 years ago but were hardly disciplined by then-coach Mike Riley, who offered closure to the victim on Wednesday.
PAC-12Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott addresses the revenue gap with Big Ten, SECThe all-knowing, all-seeing business of college sports sage of the Left Coast gets down to the gritty on Pac-12 revenues.
SALARIES2016 NBA Draft 1st Round Rookie Salary ProjectionsHere’s detailed chartage and enlightened commentary about NBA rookie salaries.
GENDERThe importance of the WSF's gender bias reportMarjorie Snyder, WSF senior director of research and programs, spoke with espnW about the recent coaching gender study.
DIVERSITYSupreme Court affirmative action decision a win for truly amateur college sportsAuthor: It is not in America’s long term best interest to have 12 elite colleges produce the majority of the business leaders in America.
PAY10 ways college athletes can get paid and remain eligible for their sportFrom modeling to competing in other sports, athletes have options to bring in money while in school.
SEXUAL ASSAULTSNew Push to Ban Violent AthletesA petition signed by 130,000 people urges the NCAA to ban student-athletes convicted of sexual assault.
REFORMFighting for a cleaner version of college sportsClips Guest AuthorGuest author lauds Knight Commission's Amy Perko for “resolutely carrying the banner for traditional college-sports values."
SEXUAL ASSAULTS2 high-profile cases offer glimpse of futureSexual assault cases at Stanford and Yale were thrust into the national news, but the differences between their cases are as instructive as the commonalities.
HIRINGWhat are college governing boards getting from their search firms?It has become a given to retain an outside firm for hiring presidents and provosts.
STREAMINGNetflix....first into an unbundled sports TV future?ClipsExcerptsHere's a look at how we'll be selling, buying and viewing "TV" in the future (hint: it won't really be TV).
VALUESBaylor’s epic failure on a fundamental responsibilityAn unhysterical commentary about the effect of football on campuses casts an ominous warning for all of us.
ICONIC LOGOHow a college student created one of sport's most iconic imagesIt is the 45th anniversary of one of the most iconic logos in sports and business (Nike, of course).
CTEWhy Archie Griffin's brother is suing NCAA, Big Ten over concussionsRay Griffin wants people to understand what football did to his brain.
FIRINGMotion filed by Briles opens door for potential suit vs. BaylorSeparation agreements can be gritty and contentious; and that has been especially so with Baylor Coach Art Briles.
REGIME CHANGELouisville President steps down, Kentucky Governor seeks ouster of BoardThe move is touted as a fresh start, but some see a power grab by a governor who they say has not been a friend to higher education.
SEXUAL ASSAULTSLong Jail Terms for Sexual Offenders Do Little GoodResearch shows that longer sentences do not effectively address deterence, victim healing, and rehabilitation.
NACDA2016 NACDA Convention: Info, Ideas, ConnectionsClips Eyewitness Report The NACDA convention in Dallas attracted 6,500 attendees; and 6,500 satisfied attendees returned home.