| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The federal antitrust trial against the NCAA challenging the multibillion-dollar college sports industry’s compensation practices, and its long-held notion of amateurism, moved through its second day Tuesday with more questioning of a Stanford...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:13 AM
$20 million was awarded to certain athletes who competed in men's basketball and football at the Division I level as part of a deal that the NCAA agreed to on Monday.
The settlement details will need to be finalized and then approved by the federal...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Chris Walker was supposed to be one and done with the Florida Gators.
But the 6-foot-10 freshman wisely put his NBA dreams on hold after academic issues, an NCAA suspension and the steep learning curve in Division I basketball limited his impact to a...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:23 PM
The landmark antitrust trial against the NCAA came to a close Friday after 15 days of testimony, with both sides expressing confidence that the outcome will tilt in their favor and lead plaintiff Ed O'Bannon calling it "amazing" that student-athletes were...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Following a series of promising team workouts, Patric Young had hoped to slip into the tail end of the first round or land early in the second round of a deep NBA draft.
Instead, the former Gators' big man never heard his named called on Thursday night....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Three games into the Orlando Pro Summer League, Scottie Wilbekin continues to improve.
The former University of Florida point guard had his best game of the summer league Tuesday, helping the Memphis Grizzlies top the Orlando Magic 80-73 at Amway...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:14 PM
It was a whirlwind courtship between USF and Orlando Antigua. From the moment he was hired as the new Bulls men’s basketball coach on March 31 to today, Antigua has been on the move. He was at it again Tuesday during a booster stop in Orlando. I...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany rarely loses a battle of wills.
After enriching the conference by creating the Big Ten Network and a conference title game, are university presidents and chancellors in any position to rebuff him?
Delany continues to...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Why won't Florida Gators basketball coach Billy Donovan shut the door on the NBA?
I'll tell you why: Because he is intrigued by the league, because he is a fan of the league and because his friends tell him he would be a success in the league.
| Jun 25, 2014
Like a five-star high school recruit in his senior year, college athletics is at a crossroads. Pressure from current players, former players and lawsuits means a system of paying college students to play sports is finally getting serious attention....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:54 PM
In many sports, the job of coaching usually goes beyond explaining the fundamentals of the game.
For Fran Paradise, the mission of his new youth basketball player development center in Naperville is far more than to teach the shake-and-bake, the dribble...