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Michigan close to banning student-athlete unions

...April 25 on whether to have the College Athletes Players Association to potentially help our college athletes."The NCAA opposes player...Ohio enacted a budget that said college athletes are not public employees. It...
Paige, Harrell head AP preseason team

...early in his life to be an exemplary college basketball student athlete."Okafor has just started his life as a college athlete. The 6-foot-11 forward from Chicago was the MVP of the McDonald's All-American game and was considered by...
Falcons' Tompkins setting hoops sights on Division I play

...Basically, I was just running concession stands," Tompkins said. "My job for the summer. But I was around a lot of college athletes."In June she flew to Washington to join her Falcons' teammates in a 10-day outing in various tournaments...
Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...O'Bannon to launch the suit, said it was a huge win for college athletes yet to come."The kids who are going to benefit...five-year battle by O'Bannon and others on behalf of college athletes to receive a share of the billions of dollars generated...
NCAA settles concussion suit, will change rules to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...comprehensive reform," said Huma, who is president of the College Athletes Players Association. "I know there is some limit...
NCAA president: Unionization 'grossly inappropriate' player Ed O'Bannon, it could drastically alter the relationship between NCAA schools and 460,000 college athletes.But, Emmert said, nothing the NCAA might do in coming months will be a direct response to either of those legal...
Manziel leaving Texas A&M for NFL draft

...first season in the SEC.His dynamic play created a frenzy and pushed him into a stratosphere of celebrity that few college athletes have reached. That began to cause problems since Manziel, who is from Kerrville, Texas, still had three years...
Top stars to help at Fast Break camp

...Kriegmont, Guy Tompkins, Steve Potter, Bob Saviers, Vince Yadao, Jim Carson and Alex Fagerstrom, as well as college athletes (and Juneau graduates) Annette Highley, Olivia Henderson, Alec Calloway, Sarah Tarver, Brittany Fenumiai, Phillip...
Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp has a variety of options

...feature a variety of experienced coaches and current college athletes as it opens the gym doors for the second year...JDHS graduate Talisa Rhea returns to the camp as do college athletes (and Juneau graduates) Annette Highley, Olivia Henderson...
New nonfiction DVDs

...Team for six years; and, "Schooled," which investigates colleges, sports, and the greed that shortchanges college athletes. "Musicwood" What might the future of musical instruments, guitars in particular, be in our growing world...


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