NCAA

NCAA To Give Athletes Additional Year To Play

Indianapolis, IN (WISH) - NCAA athletes will get another chance to take the field. Spring seasons for numerous sports were canceled early due to the coronavirus pandemic Among the affected programs: baseball, golf, lacrosse and softball. But now those…

NCAA Announces Changes For Transfer Rule

The NCAA announced a couple of major rule changes today.   As of now the the transfer rule states that a student-athlete planning on transferring schools must inform his program that he plans on transferring. Then…

Auburn Assistant Basketball Coach Chuck Person Arrested

Auburn Assistant Basketball Coach Chuck Person has been arrested and faces six federal charges including, bribery conspiracy, solicitation of bribes and gratuities, conspiracy to commit honest services fraud, wire fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and travel act conspiracy, according…

Fulmer Named Special Adviser to UT President

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro has hired former Volunteers football coach Phillip Fulmer as his special adviser for community, athletics and university relations. DiPietro announced the hiring Tuesday. The part-time job will pay Fulmer $100,000…

Georgia Finalizes 2019 Non-Conference Schedule

The Georgia Bulldogs have finalized their 2019 non-conference schedule by adding a date against Murray State according to a report from Kevin Kelley. In addition to playing the Racers Georgia will also welcome…

Pitino Defends Program, Blasts NCAA Over Louisville Ruling

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on the NCAA ruling in the Louisville basketball investigation (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Louisville coach Rick Pitino blasted the NCAA's ruling and defended his program while saying he will continue to move forward "because…

Retailer Tied to Ole Miss NCAA Case Files Civil Complaint

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — An Oxford-based clothing retailer has filed a civil complaint against three people, including two Mississippi State football players, alleging they provided false statements to the NCAA about receiving free merchandise. Attorney Charles Merkel is representing Rebel…