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Athletes using practice to break away from books during finals

ALBANY, N.Y. – For collegiate athletes, basketball is not a full-time job, especially during finals week.

At UAlbany, the Great Danes are balancing basketball and their studies more so than usual. 174 more words


Student Athlete: Mary Ritter

New Middletown, OH (WYTV) – Springfield’s Mary Ritter is used to setting the bar high…she’s racked up 10 varsity letters in her time with the Tigers. 299 more words


Athlete of the Week: Philip Knight

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This week’s Athlete of the Week is Philip Knight of Covenant Academy’s basketball team.

“It’s a lot of fun. 453 more words


NCAA Responds to Court Ruling

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This short article was published on the NCAA website just two days after the official court ruling in the O’Bannon v. NCAA antitrust class action lawsuit. 469 more words

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The Price of Poverty in Big Time College Sports

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This study, conducted by Ramogi Huma, the President of the National College Players Association and Ellen Staurowsky, Ed.D., a professor of Sports Management at Drexel University… 271 more words


NCAA "Student-Athlete": Is compensation warranted?

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Who's That Girl? C3, C. Webb, #3,... Ciara Webb

There are several students who dedicate their life to more than education. There are several students who have been dedicating their life to one particular sport for education. 469 more words