Submitted by Matt Zalaznick on Wed, 10/02/2013 - 11:47am
New York-based Winston & Strawn LLP starting what it describes as first college-focused division at a major law firm to represent coaches, schools and conferences -- and the unpaid athletes who generate more than $16 billion in college sports television contracts.
Submitted by Matt Zalaznick on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 3:10pm
The university's official Twitter account (@SyracuseU), which is partially run by students, likely blundered for the third time in less than two years on Tuesday, re-Tweeting a Daily Orange story about recruits K.J. Williams and A.J. Long and committing a potential NCAA violation in the process.
Submitted by Matt Zalaznick on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 3:08pm
There have been magazine covers, 20,000-word essays, grassroots campaigns, and thousands of people on Twitter who think they know what's best for college athletes. That includes athletes themselves, of course. They can tweet it up better than anyone.
Submitted by Matt Zalaznick on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 8:36am
The path to construction has been fraught with fundraising challenges, opposition from some close neighbors as well as snares from the city council, and scrutiny from the university itself on the financial viability of the project.