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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Athletics
The SEC has discussed several changes to the current system, including full cost-of-attendance scholarships and providing long-term medical coverage to college athletes. The NCAA's board of directors will vote on the Big Five's autonomy request in August.
Testifying in a landmark antitrust lawsuit filed against his organization, Emmert said Thursday he believes there is a clear difference between the proposal to pay athletes a few thousand more dollars a year and giving them the equivalent of a salary.
The testimony came as a trial that could upend the way college sports are regulated opened, five years after the suit was filed. O'Bannon and 19 other plaintiffs are asking U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken for an injunction that would allow athletes to sell the rights to their own images in television broadcasts and rebroadcasts.
Tokyo's National Stadium, the centerpiece of the 1964 Summer Olympics, hosted its final sporting event on Sunday before it is demolished to make way for a new 80,000-seat structure that will be the main venue of the 2020 Olympics.
When Edwin Encarnacion steps to the plate these days, everyone in the Toronto Blue Jays dugout makes sure they've got a good view.
Ray Anderson lives at the edge of Arizona State's campus and walks to work every day, stopping along the way to chat with students, faculty, anyone he comes across.
Now that he's a key part of the Athletics starting rotation, Drew Pomeranz has tried to maintain the same aggressive approach on the mound that he had coming out of the bullpen.
Daric Barton didn't bat and barely got on the field. He still made the game-saving play.
A cold April wind whipped out of the north last week. Surely the waters of Lake Michigan were chopping harshly 25 blocks away.
Uganda's athletics body suspended a coach who is accused of sexually harassing female runners, an official said on Monday, after Ugandan police started investigating the man whose alleged misconduct has sparked calls for his arrest and prosecution.
Some high school administrators are opposed to a proposed athletics rule that would expand voluntary summer practices in West Virginia.
Surveying the state of the sport he dominated for so many years, running great Haile Gebrselassie sees a bleak future.
Dan Straily last appeared in a game over two weeks ago. His final spring training start was rained out.
As much as Scott Kazmir won over Oakland fans with his dazzling debut, new Athletics closer Jim Johnson is losing them with another ninth-inning meltdown.
March Madness comes to a close next week. The annual collegiate basketball tournament determines which of 68 teams takes home the men's championship trophy. The students who participate, even the ones who win, won't take home anything — except, if they stay out of trouble and stick around long enough, a college diploma.