The Big Ten says it supports guaranteed four-year scholarships and improved medical coverage for its athletes.
It was double the celebration at the White House for the University of Connecticut.
Duke will seek its third national title and Notre Dame will vie for its first Monday at M&T Bank Stadium.
Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.
The NCAA’s Legislative Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the meal allowance for all athletes.
U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she’ll pay up over the University of Florida Gator’s 63-53 loss to UConn Huskies in the NCAA Final Four.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.
DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.
The five-member regulatory board that will ultimately decide if Northwestern University football players can unionize has itself been in the middle of a firestorm.