ALCOHOLAlcohol Bans and Sexual AssaultStanford adopts policy banning large containers of hard alcohol on campus, leading to criticism that such policies do little to protect victims of campus sexual assault.
ALCOHOLStanford imposes "partial" liquor prohibitionClips eFlashThe comprehensive policy features limits on quantity and strength of liquor.
TRANSGENDERInterview with transgender freshman at UNCClips eFlashA fresh-faced transgender man is starting as a UNC-Chapel Hill freshman in the transgender “ground zero” state.
SCHEDULESCFB's Week 1 is loaded, but it's not the best everThirteen top-25 teams play important games, including eight that square off against one another.
FANDOMInside the creation of the 'Religion of SEC Football' class at Presbyterian CollegeTwo SEC football fans decided students need a better education about football faith.
RANKINGSRanking the 10 biggest preseason AP Top 25 poll flops Many factors determine success or failure; these overhyped preseason AP Top 25 programs fell hardest.
SOLIDARITYWeber State football players shave heads to support coach's wifeSara Hill, the wife of head coach Jay Hill, was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
MOTIVATIONIt's been 30 years since the birth of football swagSwag is synonymous with college football these days but that wasn't always the case.
COACHINGA day in the life of Nick Saban, Lane Kiffin and the defending TideSaban opened his program for a day with full access to meetings, film sessions, guest speakers and practice.
STATSD1 Fan Engagement StudyFrom gohopscotch comes an informative and illustrative set of infographics.
RIVALSAlabama’s success casts long shadow over Auburn, MalzahnWhat’s the gap between Auburn and Alabama?
EXPANSION'Halo effect' bolsters UConn's, Tulane's chancesAcademic life could prove to be a tiebreaker for some expansion candidates.
TRANSFERSGraduate transfer hand-wringing screams of coaches' competitive fearIt's time to give college football players the same rights as the students they represent, especially after they finish their undergraduate degrees.
LGBTMarist College criticized for agreeing to play Duke despite ‘Bathroom’ BillUAlbany (a public school) backed out of a basketball game vs Duke, in NC, and Marist College (a private school) took their place. LGBT protests ensued.
AMATEURISMAmateurism: "a word-fart expelled after eating a nothing burger"Clips eFlashTwo articles, three writers and a lot of words of criticism about the NCAA brand of amateurism.
STEP-DOWNChancellor Nicholas Dirks resigns: What it means for Cal athleticsThe best that can be said about Dirks in regard to Cal athletics is that he wasn’t bad for Cal athletics.
EXPANSIONBig 12 expansion: Ranking the top 10 candidatesExpansion is heating up for the Big 12 and there are plenty of irons in the fire.
PERSONANick Saban is actually a human being. Honest."At 64 years old, he still moves like a coiled middleweight, poised to deliver a blow."
VETTINGD3 AD forced to retire, failed to disclose his Level 3 sex offender pastClips eFlashThis story serves as a stark reminder that thorough background checks are always appropriate.
BUDGETSTexas budget: big, but challengingThe Texas athletics programs have always lived up to Texas-big standards.
FIRINGMessy breakups make more noisePresidents are facing scrutiny and capturing headlines as they fight with boards for their jobs.
REVENUE GENERATIONIt’s not your father’s athletic training room, er, “sports medicine center” any moreA look at the evolving efforts at revenue generation/efficiency in today’s college athletics departments.
CONCUSSIONSNew class action lawsuit concussion filed vs. Stanford, NCAA & Pac 12The suit covers the period between 1959 and 2010.
CONCUSSIONSNCAA Settles With Family of Football Player Who Died After Head InjurySettlement is $1.2 million settlement for family of Frostburg State player who died after concussion in 2011.
ACADEMICSHow Temple University transformed its athletes into student-athletesTransforming from a Temple of Doom to a Temple of Bloom was no easy undertaking.