College football

In letter, Pac-12’s George Kliavkoff cites ‘significant’ financial and mental health concerns in UCLA’s move to Big Ten

In a letter sent to the University of California Board of Regents ahead of a closed-door session Thursday to discuss UCLA’s proposed move to the Big Ten conference, Pac-12 Commissioner George Kliavkoff detailed the “significant concerns” he had with the move, including its effects on the mental health of student-athletes, increased operational and travel costs, …

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In letter, Pac-12’s George Kliavkoff cites ‘significant’ financial and mental health concerns in UCLA’s move to Big Ten

In a letter sent to the University of California Board of Regents ahead of a closed-door session Thursday to discuss UCLA’s proposed move to the Big Ten conference, Pac-12 Commissioner George Kliavkoff detailed the “significant concerns” he had with the move, including the students. -athlete mental health, increased operational and travel costs, and negative impacts …

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Deion Sanders’ fiery halftime speech sparks Jackson’s status in Rout

Jackson, Miss. – When first-year Grambling State coach Hue Jackson led his troops into the locker room trailing 21-17 in the SWAC’s most electrifying showdown, Jackson State coach Deion Sanders was rightfully upset . JSU had not won at home against Grambling since 1999 despite defeating GSU in the unprecedented spring campaign of 21. After …

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The Florida A&M football fiasco reminds us that college sports are professional sports

Florida A&M Rattlers Head Coach Willie Simmonsphoto: AP NIL is reasonable. It was ridiculous that “amateur” athletes could not accept anything of financial value for their athletic talent except fees to attend the institution so they could play for the team and be well housed and fed so they could play well. Athletes work for …

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2022 College Football Tickets: Penn State-Auburn, Week 3’s Most Popular Games

The demand ranking is Sports Illustrated‘s weekly look at the games and sporting events that are driving the most demand for tickets across all sports, including college football, NFL, NBA, golf, tennis and more. Here is this week’s list of the most wanted seats in college football. The Sun Belt teams beat Notre Dame, Texas …

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NIL’s influence on university recruitment is a key issue in the new bill

One of the most powerful Republicans in the US Senate is reintroducing a bill to govern name, image and likeness (NIL) that would “preserve the unique amateur nature of college sports,” he says. Sen. Roger Wicker (R., Miss.), the ranking member of the committee believed to have jurisdiction over any NIL legislation, is proposing a …

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