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NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

CHICAGO - The NCAA agreed Tuesday to help athletes with head...District Court in Chicago, calls for the NCAA to toughen return-to-play rules for...can sue individually for damages; the NCAA-funded tests that would gauge the extent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/ncaa-settles-head-injury-
Concussion deal a big win for NCAA

...realization that maybe the people running the NCAA aren't bumbling idiots after all.The NCAA's agreement Tuesday to create a $70 million...Ed O'Bannon's landmark trial in June, the NCAA not only deftly avoided two major threats but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/dahlberg-concussion-deal-
Expectations low for Paine football team in return to league play

...Ruffin expected low projections around the league for his football program.The Lions, who will play their first season in NCAA Division II this fall, were picked to finish last in the the SIAC Coaches Preseason Poll. In addition, no Paine players were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2014-07-29/expectation
Former Georgia track star Torrin Lawrence dies in accident

...knocking the vehicle into Lawrence.Hancock said Lawrence was on his way to Jacksonville after training in Athens, where he won an NCAA indoor title for the Bulldogs in 2010. The accident happened about 90 miles from the Georgia-Florida state line.Lawrence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-28/former-georgia-track-star
Northwestern coach 'proud of the maturity' his team showed in fight to form union

...sexual abuse scandal.U.S. Reps. Charlie Dent, Mike Doyle, Glenn Thompson, Jim Gerlach and Mike Kelly wrote a letter to NCAA President Mark Emmert saying that penalties handed out by the governing body based on former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-28/northwestern-coach-proud-
Georgia linebacker Davin Bellamy arrested for DUI

...agent will be eligible to play when the season starts.A statement issued by the school says Texas reported the meal to the NCAA. According to Texas, the situation was resolved and the players will not be required to miss practice or any games.Texas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-26/georgia-linebacker-davin-
Mike Slive believes NCAA reform will come soon

...commissioner Mike Slive is confident the NCAA reform he's been pushing for years will...shy about putting more pressure on the NCAA. He said college athletics "must be willing...medical coverage to college athletes. The NCAA's board of directors will vote on the Big...

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

WASHINGTON - NCAA Presi dent Mark Emmert told a Senate committee...conflict of interest.The hearing came as the NCAA faces pressure from multiple fronts to...think I am just very skeptical that the NCAA can ever live up to the lofty mission that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-09/ncaa-presi-dent-mark-emme
South Carolina basketball, Martin embark on community outreach to increase season ticket sales

...a winning season since going 21-10 in 2008-09 or made the NCAA Tournament since 2004. They have had just one winning Southeastern...schedule, including juicy home games against a pair of Big 12 NCAA Tournament teams from last year in Baylor on Nov. 18 and Oklahoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-22/south-carolina-basketball
NCAA President Mark Emmert rails against prospect of pay for athletes

OAKLAND, Calif. - NCAA President Mark Emmert stuck to his contention...a landmark antitrust trial against the NCAA to say college sports would be fatally...a much-anticipated appearance as the NCAA tries to convince U.S. District Judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-19/ncaa-president-mark-emmert-rails-