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'Todd Gurley bill' head to governor

...when the dealer couldn't sell enough of the autographed items, he reported the violation to the National Collegiate Athletic Association, angering many Bulldog fans.Sen. Bill Cowsert, R-Athens, said the bill makes it an aggravated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/todd-gurley-bill-head-
Bill for Todd Gurley is last passed Friday

...crime to lure college athletes into behavior that jeopardizes their eligibility under the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.Gurley was a leading contender for the Heisman Trophy last year when a dealer paid him $400 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/bill-todd-gurley-last-pa
Dangerous power surge

...pardon Gurley for any possible wrongdoings" related to his pay-for-autographs investigation by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.The petition's goal is to collect 100,000 signatures by next month. Several thousand already have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/dangerous-power-surge
The price of fame

...such as University of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, your identity appears to be "owned" by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.At least that's what's implied by UGA's decision to indefinitely suspend Gurley last week for violating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-13/price-fame
Do Georgia colleges need so many sports?

...be comprehensive, including finances, facilities, operations and compliance with the rules of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the requirements in federal law known as Title IX mandating equal provisions for men's and women's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-23/do-ga-colleges-need-so-ma
Gov. Chris Christie will allow New Jersey casinos, tracks to offer sports betting

...declined to comment.The professional football, baseball, basketball and hockey leagues, as well as the National Collegiate Athletic Association, all opposed New Jersey's effort to legalize sports betting, saying it could give the appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-08/gov-chris-christie-w
Memorabilia brokers could be fined if bill passes

...had to sit out four games when Georgia officials learned of his sale, which is an infraction of the National Collegiate Athletic Association rules designed to ensure that athletes remain amateurs.Gurley injured his leg in the remaining minutes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-20/memorabilia-brokers-could
Should academia separate from the NCAA? Yes -- here's why

The National Collegiate Athletic Association, a group formed to advance athletic interests of its member schools, should be separated from the institutions that comprise it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-05/should-academia-
Unsportsmanlike conduct

...institutions. The full NLRB will have to rule as well. And there will likely be more legal appeals by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.Still, the ruling is sure to have a chilling effect on the future of student athleticism. Are high...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-27/unsportsmanlike-condu
Law could mean trouble for brokers in Johnny Manziel case

...Web site that the state of Texas passed legislation in 1987 to make "a person who violates a rule of a national collegiate athletic association ... liable for damages in an action brought by an institution."To be liable, the person must have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-08-15/law-could-mean-trouble-br