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  • Payments to players puts UAA team on probation

    The NCAA has placed the University of Alaska Anchorage women's basketball team on two years of probation after confirming that a former coach and his volunteer assistant paid two players.

  • Stanford's Eric Mochalski (13) and Steven Irvin (12) celebrate after Conrad Kaminski scored against BYU during the fourth set of an NCAA men's college volleyball tournament semifinals in Chicago on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Loyola of Chicago, Stanford reach NCAA final

    Loyola of Chicago coach Shane Davis made sure to congratulate his players on making school history - and save the game critique for later.

  • NCAA files motions that could delay O'Bannon trial

    The NCAA has filed a flurry of motions in federal courts, seeking rulings that could delay the start of the landmark antitrust lawsuit brought by former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon and others.

  • Historic day as Northwestern players decide union

    In a historic vote, Northwestern University football players cast secret ballots Friday on whether to form the nation's first union for college athletes - a decision that could change the landscape of American amateur sports.

  • FILE - In this April 6, 2014 file photo, NCAA President Mark Emmert answers a question at a news conference in Arlington, Texas. The NCAA's board of directors is scheduled to discuss and endorse a 57-page overhaul plan that would hand far more power to five major conferences to decide how to treat and perhaps satisfy their athletes.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

    NCAA board endorses more power for big schools

    The NCAA's board of directors took the first step toward shifting power to the five largest football conferences on Thursday, endorsing a 57-page plan that calls for giving 65 of the nation's biggest schools more autonomy in how to fund scholarships, handle health care and decide other increasingly hot-button issues involving their athletes.

  • NCAA proposal for governance change

    Highlights from the proposal to change the NCAA's governance structure, which was endorsed Thursday by the NCAA's board of directors. A formal vote is not expected until the board's quarterly meeting in August:

  • Emmert supports more efficient, effective NCAA

    Mark Emmert wants the NCAA to fast-track upgrades for college athletes - regardless of whether a player union is pushing for them.

  • NCAA proposal for governance change

    Highlights from a proposal to change governance at the NCAA. The Division I Board of Directors is expected to discuss the plan Thursday:

  • NCAA puts Wisconsin college on probation over aid

    The NCAA placed Wisconsin-River Falls on probation for one year Wednesday, saying the Division III school failed to monitor the scholarship process and allowed a former head football coach to be involved in arranging financial aid packages.

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