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    LEADERSHIPCleveland's Mike Cleary and the promotion of good works in college sportsNACDA director emeritus Mike Cleary is one of the most adroit and longstanding networkers in college sports.
    CFPCollege Football Playoff paying off with regular-season revival Despite years of naysaying and hysterics, the new College Football Playoff is looking pretty good, thank you.
    NCAAInside the Doors of the NCAAPressure is building for college sports’ governing body to modernize its rules.
    BLACK QBSThe Black College QuarterbackWe're living in the Golden Age of the African-American college QB. A forthcoming series will examine the game's most impactful and exciting signal callers of the '80s and '90s.
    ROUNDBALLBig East Basketball Media Day Clips Eyewitness Report It’s that time of year, when we hear about elite teams with grandiose expectations, rebuilding teams aspiring to be contenders, and hard-luck teams hoping to mature and/or jell quickly.
    FRAUDWidespread Nature of Chapel Hill's Academic Fraud Is Laid Bare Here’s the best one-article recap of all the articles we read.
    FRAUDNCAA's response to damning UNC report will define its futureA comparison is made to what was then (2000) a “major” men’s basketball academic fraud case at Minnesota, and how that bodes not well for the possible penalties yet to come at UNC.
    FRAUDWelcome to the Big-Time College-Sports Sausage FactoryClips Guest CommentaryOur guest authors describe their surprise at the surprise of UNC leaders that academic fraud could occur on their campus.
    SPORTS MEDIA Which Sport Does Your State Like Best?After the Four Major Sports, a State-by-State Look at Which Sports Are Most Popular
    REVENUES This industry could learn something from scholarsClips Guest Commentary Our guest authors wonder whether sports industry executives are aware of the work of leading sports management scholars, especially in the area of revenue generation.
    COACHING Many Athletes Receive Little Education on ConcussionThere may be a serious lack of athletes' awareness of the specifics of concussions throughout many universities
    NCAA Sand volleyball could become newest NCAA championshipD1 Legislative Council approved a measure to establish a national collegiate championship in the sport.
    O'BO'Bannon lawyers seek $50.2 million from NCAA in revised costsAccording to a revised court filing made late Tuesday night, attorneys are seeking $50.2m from the NCAA, down from $52.4m previously submitted.
    SOCIAL CHANGESports News Puts Focus on Society's ProblemsClips Guest CommentaryOur guest author points out that racism, gender violence, child abuse, and concussion-related brain damage have helped the public focus on the broader societal problems.
    NCAA ‘A Day of Reckoning'Congress and the White House are attempting to establish a presidential commission on college sports
    F40Forde-Yard Dash: Worst fears for this college football seasonClips Guest CommentaryForty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football (fire extinguishers sold separately in Morgantown).
    SPORTS LAWFlorida State's Jameis Winston hearing could face many legal hurdlesHere's a deep dive into the eventualities of the Jameis Winston disciplinary student code of conduct hearing.
    STATSNCAA Student-Athlete Participation 2013-2014Here are NCAA stats at their finest: 293 pages of charts and tables and more charts and tables.
    CHARTAGEPeyton Manning Nears NFL Touchdown Passing Record Manning needs three more TDs to surpass Brett Favre.
    STREAKSArkansas’s SEC Misery: 15 Games and Counting The Razorbacks’s last conference win was in October 2012.
    REFORMFitness Without AthleticsSpelman College has found a new way to keep its campus healthy
    QB TUNE-UPA Notre Dame Star’s Season in ExileHow Everett Golson used his time away from the Irish to his advantage.
    FACILITIESFinishing UConn’s New Basketball Center Could Use Some NBA BlingThe Werth Family UConn Basketball Champions Center was intro'd this week, and it is befittingly resplendent for the the Huskies’ chronic roundball dominance.
    NONE & DONEEmmanuel Mudiay: The Best Player The NCAA Won't See This Season Instead of having to get up early and go to class and struggle as an 18-year-old college student, Emmanuel Mudiay will pocket more money in five months as an 18-year-old professional basketball player than many SMU students will make in twenty years.
    LEADERSHIPMike Slive retiring: a compendium of articles and photosClips eFlashAfter propelling the SEC to one of the top conferences, Commissioner Mike Slive is stepping down to battle prostate cancer.

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