| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:01 PM
The commissioner of one college conference recently compared the state of the NCAA to that of a delicate ecosystem being threatened by the heat of what is shaping up to be a long and litigious summer.
Ed O’Bannon’s lawsuit against the NCAA,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Alabama football Coach Nick Saban's new $6.9-million salary, unanimously approved Tuesday by the school's Board of Trustees, represents everything that is wrong, and right, with college athletics.
Saban's pay package will make him one of the highest-...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Northwestern and DePaul won’t meet this season in men’s basketball, but the schools have agreed to a five-year series beginning in 2015-16.
“As a Chicago native, I think it's terrific for basketball in the area,” NU coach Chris...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Maryland's national championship victory over Syracuse on Sunday night sealed the No. 1 ranking for the Terps in the final Inside Lacrosse Brine Division I Women's Media Top 20, while Loyola Maryland and Johns Hopkins also finished in the Top 10.
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Northwestern football players finished voting Friday on whether or not to be represented by a union, but the results won’t be known any time soon.
The balloting at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill., concluded at noon Central time, according to...
| Apr 27, 2014
Think of Friday's union vote by Northwestern University football players as the necklace in "Titanic," the ruby slippers or the meaning of Rosebud.
It's what filmmakers, like the late Alfred Hitchcock, would call a MacGuffin — something pursued and...
| May 15, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Duke (11-7) at No. 1 seed Maryland (20-1)
Outlook: In one of three all-Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals, the ACC champion Terps go for their fourth straight win over the Blue Devils. Beth Glaros (Wilde Lake) and Tewaaraton...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
American Film Institute, Los Angeles
Graduate students in AFI's production-based program make 4-10 films in two years under the guidance of master filmmakers led by artistic director James L. Brooks. AFI alumni number 4,500, with an impressive 81% of them...
| May 15, 2014
| 2:44 PM
This year’s NCAA Division I women’s tournament looks more like the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament 2.0 than a national tournament. Six quarterfinalists hail from the ACC.
Top-seeded and ACC champ Maryland, No. 2 Syracuse, No. 3 North...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 5:33 PM
By following in his brother's footsteps, Wheaton Warrenville South junior outside linebacker Tommy Vitale provided his family some relief for future travel plans.
The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Vitale announced his plan to join his older brother, Dan, by...
| May 1, 2014
| 1:15 PM
The Maryland men's basketball team will host Virginia in next season's ACC-Big Ten Challenge, the Terps' first since switching conferences.
After playing the last two years of the event on the road as a lame-duck ACC team, Maryland gets a home date...