Student Athletes

Mankato standout student athlete killed in crash

A standout student athlete at Minnesota State University Mankato has died in a highway crash with a semi.<p>The State Patrol says 22-year-old Jeffrey …

Sports

How to deal with stressed athletes

<i>USA TODAY High School Sports has a weekly column on the college recruiting process. Here, you’ll find practical tips and real-world advice on</i> …

College & University

LSU officials tell athletes not to wear gear if they talk publicly about Alton Sterling

Louisiana State University has asked its athletes not to wear the institution’s gear or use its “branding” if they share public opinions about the …

Black Lives Matter

Bisexual college athlete leaves legacy of LGBT leadership in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — As a junior, Jennifer Emery sat in multiple meetings with IUPUI Chancellor Nasser Paydar, and they discussed steps the …

Summit League

Do parents place unrealistic expectations on their athletes?

<i>USA TODAY High School Sports has a weekly column on the college recruiting process. Here, you’ll find practical tips and real-world advice on</i> …

College & University

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Arizona

If You're A College Athlete, Your Degree Might Mean Next To Nothing

For many years there has been a common notion, that states “Athletes are receiving a free degree and education. If anything happens, they'll always have a backup plan.” Frankly, I believe this idea has proven false in many cases. Overall, there are slightly higher graduation rates, but more than …

Athletes

ACE Participants Revealed

Courtesy: Stanford Athletics<p>Related Links<p><b>STANFORD, Calif. –</b> In its second year of international service, the Rubenstein-Bing Student-Athlete Civic …

Beach Volleyball

Freshman QB Jack Miller gets Arizona, Arizona State offers on same day

Ranking Arizona’s top 2018 high school football prospects<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these …

NFL Draft

East Boston High School student athlete surprised with full college scholarship

A high-school senior and student athlete who spends plenty of time in the zone both on the field and in her school's study center, scored the …

College & University

High school student athlete surprised with full college scholarship

A high-school senior and student athlete who spends plenty of time in the zone both on the field and in her school's study center, scored the …

College & University

Dynamic Athlete Dyami Brown Will Give North Carolina Major Weapon

In his quest to upstage Clemson, Louisville and Florida State for ACC supremacy, North Carolina head football coach Larry Fedora has been ramping it …

College Basketball

This guy dropped nearly 10% fat in 12-weeks. heres how

Until three months ago, mine was a fairly familiar story of student athlete turned dadbod-toting desk jockey – minus the kids. Over five years my …

Workouts

Modeling your Data with Documents

I'm writing this post today while waiting for my oldest daughter to start her high school track and field event. I'm watching these talented athletes …

Data Science

UNC symposium informs athletes on how to build wealth and share it

‘The Complexity and Comfort of Black Athlete Philanthropy’ gave insight and a chance for student-athletes to network with pros<p>For athletes, building …

Athletes

Former Columbus Mayor and Ohio State Tight End Greg Lashutka Sets the Record Straight About the Late Don Unverferth, Ohio State Quarterback

on April 25, 2017 at 12:00p @johnny11w<p>Greg Lashutka, Woody Hayes, and Ike Kelley in the 1960s<p><i>When you're writing about the past, one of the most</i> …

College Football

Ranking Arizona’s top 2018 high school football prospects

Ranking Arizona’s top 2018 high school football prospects<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these …

NFL Draft

College athlete killed in freak track and field accident

A Wheaton College freshman was killed when he was struck by a hammer in a freak accident during a track and field event, the school said in a …

Sports

All on the Same Team

Muslim college athletes often find acceptance on campus, but worry about what comes next<p>Story by Brian Burnsed<br>Photos by Jamie Schwaberow<p>Two sets of …

Islam

Dotun Ogundeji Earns Pac-12 Honors

Ogundeji named Pac-12 Field Athlete of the Week<p>Story Links<p><b>SAN FRANCISCO</b> – UCLA redshirt sophomoreDotun Ogundejiwas named the Pac-12 Men's Field …

UCLA Bruins

Why student athletes should think twice before going pro

For many NCAA student-athletes, the overarching goal of playing collegiate sports is to turn pro.<p>The better ones are given scholarships to play for universities, which provide a platform and spotlight for athletes to showcase their skills.<p>But here is where the end games contrast: Schools want their …

College Basketball

4-Star Athlete Chase Williams Announces Commitment to Nebraska

Highly sought-after athlete Chase Williams announced Sunday that he's planning to play college football at Nebraska.<p>He shared the news on his Twitter page:<p>Williams is a 4-star prospect who checks in as the No. 230 recruit in the 2018 class, according to the Scout.com player rankings. He's also …

College & University

Texas president 'cannot comprehend' paying student-athletes

Greg Fenves was interviewed as part of a lawsuit against the NCAA<p>One of the major arguments against universities paying their student-athletes is that many athletic departments don't turn a profit. Ignoring for a moment the ways athletic departments can ensure this is the case, if there's one …

College & University

Dartmouth failed to provide blind athlete with proper services — but used her for marketing: suit

Dartmouth College boasts in marketing material about student Staci Mannella — a varsity equestrian who is legally blind — but it refuses to …

College & University

Indiana University Will Disqualify Student-Athletes With a Record of Sexual Violence

Sexual assault and rape are a huge threat to women on college campuses across the country: 1 in 5 one in five college women have been raped. The problem has been thrust into the spotlight too many times in recent years: from the Stanford rape case to sexual assault accusations leveraged by Columbia …

College & University

Dolphins pick Vincent Taylor is a versatile athlete, as he showed on this one play

He was a Piesman Trophy nominee for good reason.<p>Miami Dolphins sixth-rounder Vincent Taylor, a defensive tackle for the Oklahoma State Cowboys, is an all-around athlete.<p>At the NFL combine, he performed above the average for his position in the 40-yard dash, broad jump, and three-cone drill, and …

NFL Draft

Athletic Directors Plead Their Case For The NCAA, Spew Nonsense

Five university presidents and athletic directors offering their unfiltered thoughts on why the NCAA and its members should hold fast to amateurism, …

College & University

NCAA creates Division I Transfer Working Group to review transfer rules

A new Division I group has been formed to review transfer rules. (Getty)In light of an increasing number of student-athletes switching schools in …

College & University

In-state athlete Jack Plumb juggling a busy schedule

"It's difficult with academics, AAU, track and the visits, but all of my coaches and my parents have been flexible and understanding that this is a …

South Dakota

Breaking: Elite 4-Star Athlete Announces Commitment

Tonight is a good one for Florida football recruiting.<p>Mount Holly (N.J.) Rancocas Valley four-star athlete Iverson Clement announced his commitment …

College Football