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Legal experts say challenging cap limit might be NCAA's best bet

...the same ones the NCAA lauded in her decision.Less than two weeks after the court decision opened the door for college athletes to receive a small portion of the millions of dollars they help generate, several attorneys told The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-18/legal-experts-say-challen
Mark Emmert says NCAA will appeal antitrust ruling

Mark Emmert said Sunday that the NCAA will appeal a ruling that opens the door for college athletes to receive some of the money they help generate in major sports.In the NCAA president's first public comments since Friday's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-10/mark-emmert-says-ncaa-wil
NCAA board hands five biggest conferences more power

...National Labor Relations Board on whether Northwestern football players can form what would be the first union for college athletes in U.S. history.While NCAA leaders acknowledge the new system might not quash every legal case or argument...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-07/ncaa-board-hands-five-big
Federal judge rules against NCAA in Ed O'Bannon antitrust 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-08/federal-judge-rules-again
Concussion deal a big win for NCAA

...concussion settlement isn't even on the radar of what should be a fair agreement," said Ramogi Huma, the head of the College Athletes Players Association. "It offers no resources for players who are struggling with the effects of traumatic brain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/dahlberg-concussion-deal-
Mike Slive believes NCAA reform will come soon

...current system, including full cost-of-attendance scholarships and providing long-term medical coverage to college athletes. The NCAA's board of directors will vote on the Big Five's autonomy request in August.Slive said during the SEC's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-14/mike-slive-believes-ncaa-
NCAA Presi­dent Mark Emmert calls for 'scholarships for life'

...and videogames.Also, former Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter is leading a push to form the first union for college athletes.Committee chairman Jay Rockefeller questioned whether the amateur model is sustainable. He told Emmert: "I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-09/ncaa-presi-dent-mark-emme
Trial highlights NCAA changes already underway

...winner, no matter how a federal judge rules in the antitrust lawsuit he helped bring against the NCAA.He believes college athletes are winners, too, now that universities are moving toward reforms that were barely being discussed before the joint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-06-30/trial-highlights-ncaa-cha
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

...takes some of the things many of us have been advocating for and pretends to address it," Huma, president of the College Athletes Players Association, said.Plaintiffs' filings say the number of athletes who may require testing to learn if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/ncaa-settles-head-injury-
Northwestern coach 'proud of the maturity' his team showed in fight to form union

...attention at Big Ten Media Day, with former quarterback Kain Colter leading the push to form the first union for college athletes."As I look back and reflect upon the experiences that our young men went through and our entire football program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-28/northwestern-coach-proud-