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Dear College Presidents: Break The NCAA's Vise Grip On Athletes

The great social quest in American sport is to have one prominent, active, gay male athlete step forward and identify himself.

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Eastern Michigan Continues To Revamp Football Staff With Hiring Of Two New Assistants

The university announced the hiring of Ryan Oshnock as a special teams coach and Brad Wilson as the team's new offensive line coach.

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Wrestlers Who Were Allegedly Videotaped at Muskegon CC (Mich.) Praised for Quick Response

Muskegon Community College officials praised the response from the school's wrestlers, who police say were secretly videotaped while showering.

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The NCAA vs. Student Athletes: The End of the 'the Best Business Model in the World'?

College sports is a multi-billion-dollar business. Do its workers deserve to be paid?

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Soft-Drink Contract To Bring UCA Millions

A contract for beverage services at the University of Central Arkansas will bring in about $2.2 million, but some academic faculty want the money to fund academic needs — not athletics.

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NFL Players Union Funding $100 Million Harvard Study On Injury

Researchers with Harvard Medical School plan to spend a decade studying hundreds of former players

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It's Time For The NCAA To Make Sweeping Changes

Now that we know that some of the people who prosecute the cheaters in college sports are cheaters themselves, maybe it's time to reexamine the entire enterprise.

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The NCAA's Attack on Academic Freedom

It sounds like something you might hear on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

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Most NCAA Division One Public Colleges Spend More Per Athlete Than They Do To Educate Their Students

According to a new report by the Delta Cost Project at the American Institutes for Research (AIR)

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NCAA Says Its Enforcement Staff Acted Improperly During U of Miami Investigation

NCAA president announces external investigation to review enforcement practices

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