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'Todd Gurley bill' head to governor

ATLANTA ? Sports dealers who tempt college athletes to risk their eligibility may be breaking the law if the governor signs a bill that passed the Senate Tuesday.House Bill 3 has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/todd-gurley-bill-head-
Collins has praise for NCAA over Indiana law

...to change things," said Gordon, who will be a senior next season. "I believe honestly after this a lot more college athletes should come out. Just based because you're going to have support."Emmert and NCAA leaders acknowledged earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-04/collins-has-praise-ncaa-o
Bill for Todd Gurley is last passed Friday

...tailback Todd Gurley.Numbered House Bill 3 to reflect Bulldog's jersey number, the bill would make it a crime to lure college athletes into behavior that jeopardizes their eligibility under the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/bill-todd-gurley-last-pa
Georgia Senate OKs medical marijuana bill, House backs earlier restaurant alcohol sales on Sundays

...response to the suspension of University of Georgia football player Todd Gurley that would make it a crime to lure college athletes into behavior that jeopardizes their NCAA eligibility.An autograph dealer paid Gurley $400 for his autograph on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-13/georgia-senate-oks-medic
Notable Deaths of 2014

...as Georgia governor (1963-67), was also a successful lawyer, state legislator, World War II combat pilot and college athlete. He was a standout football player at Richmond Academy and later played for the University of Georgia. Sanders served...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
First bills filed for Ga. legislature range from pot to sexual abuse to college athletics

...driving except with hands-free devices, make it illegal to knowingly jeopardize the competitive eligibility of a college athlete, boost the state's minimum wage, limit what drone aircraft can photograph and bar racial profiling by police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-04/first-bills-filed-ga-leg
Georgia coach Mark Richt believes Todd Gurley will finish season 'with honor'

...NCAA president Mark Emmert told USA Today that he hopes NCAA member schools discuss the current rules related to college athletes and autographs."I hope the members do look at it," Emmert said. "Whether they change it or not is less important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-29/georgia-coach-mark-richt-
Paige, Harrell head The Associated Press' preseason All-America team

...early in his life to be an exemplary college basketball student athlete."Okafor has just started his life as a college athlete.The 6-11 forward from Chicago was the MVP of the McDonald's All-American game and was considered by many recruiting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-03/paige-harrell-head-associ
The price of fame

...But Gurley's rule violation doesn't make those rules any less irrational.We're certainly not calling for college athletes to be paid like employees. Universities already give student athletes education opportunities worth tens of thousands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-13/price-fame
Rants & Raves

...cheese. Even the potholes have potholes! THE 'BIG 5' PLAN to provide athletes more benefits. How about making the college athletes learn something besides athletics? WHAT ABOUT THE super speeders on Interstate 20 near the Bobby Jones exit, East...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-14/rants-raves