RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

National Collegiate Athletic Association

A collection of news and information related to National Collegiate Athletic Association published by this site and its partners.

Top National Collegiate Athletic Association Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Would UCF moving football season to spring be such a dumb idea?

    Would UCF moving football season to spring be such a dumb idea?
    Go ahead and laugh at June Jones. Go and call him a nonsensical fool. Go ahead and accuse him of smoking too much of that "Maui Wowie" when he coached in Hawaii. Not me. In fact, I commend the SMU football coach for his incredible innovation and...
  • USC football summer workouts voluntary, but it doesn't feel that way

    USC football summer workouts voluntary, but it doesn't feel that way
    For much of June and July, USC is calm in the morning. A few students meander to summer classes, strolling next to a construction site where work won't pick up until later in the day. It's peaceful, really. But make a couple of turns and head past the...
  • American Athletic Conference's promise helps draw forward Shaheed Davis to UCF

    American Athletic Conference's promise helps draw forward Shaheed Davis to UCF
    Despite all the conference shakeups, the American Athletic Conference held a lot of appeal for UCF men's basketball commit Shaheed Davis. Davis, a junior, connected with UCF and its AAC roots so much, in fact, that he immediately canceled scheduled...
  • Jimbo Fisher experimenting with formula on how to make FSU back-to-back champions

    Jimbo Fisher experimenting with formula on how to make FSU back-to-back champions
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — It did not take long for Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher to build a champion. He immediately brought a once proud program back to respectability in his first two seasons at FSU and turned the Seminoles into fringe title...
  • ACC All Access: U.Va.'s London discusses David Watford's future; Virginia Tech's Beamer talks about Marshawn Williams' weight

    ACC All Access: U.Va.'s London discusses David Watford's future; Virginia Tech's Beamer talks about Marshawn Williams' weight
    Though Virginia quarterback David Watford appears to have redeemed himself after failing to meet some offseason expectations, it remains to be seen if he will or won’t face team-mandated discipline early in the season. At the end of spring...
  • On The Fly

    Bats, bats, the Yankees are looking for productive bats. That led them to trade infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula to the Padres for third baseman Chase Headley. The Padres also have to pay the Yankees $1 million. Headley...
  • Jay Paterno sues Penn State for 'rush to judgment'

    Jay Paterno sues Penn State for 'rush to judgment'
    Two former Penn State assistant football coaches, including a son of the late Joe Paterno, are suing the university, alleging that it fired them prematurely after the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal surfaced. Jay Paterno and Bill Kenney filed a...
  • First-round voting ends Tuesday in Battle of the Bands

    First-round voting ends Tuesday in Battle of the Bands
    First-round voting ends at noon Tuesday, July 22, in the Orlando Sentinel's inaugural Battle of the Bands. In the meantime, there are a few excruciatingly close head-to-head competitions, so make sure to cast a vote for your favorite at http://thesent....
  • International Crown's format should make it a winner here, organizers say

    International Crown's format should make it a winner here, organizers say
    Rich Thomas has run more than two dozen professional golf events over the past 14 years, but from its inception more than year ago the LPGA's International Crown at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills has felt different to its tournament director....
  • Fan-friendly guide to new College Football Playoff

    Fan-friendly guide to new College Football Playoff
    Virginia Tech entered the 2005 ACC championship game against Florida State 10-1 and ranked fifth nationally. An Orange Bowl bid and potential matchup with Penn State seemed inevitable. But a loss to the unranked Seminoles dropped the Hokies to 10th in the...
  • Star Track: Maureen Slattery

    Star Track: Maureen Slattery
    After leading the University of Denver to the Summit League women's tennis championship in her first year on campus, Maureen Slattery of Newport News recently added another accomplishment to a long list of them. The 5-foot-2 slugger, who laces flat...