Larry Scott’s Conquest Into Asia Could Reap Benefits For The Pac-12
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Larry Scott’s Conquest Into Asia Could Reap Benefits For The Pac-12

June 22nd, 2016 | by Javier Morales
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott has received criticism from fans and media for leading efforts to make his conference more of an international brand, venturing into China with sporting events, rather than concentrate on matters...
The Recruiting Arms Race Takes A Turn Toward Improving Academic Opportunities
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The Recruiting Arms Race Takes A Turn Toward Improving Academic Opportunities

June 8th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
To date, news surrounding the arms race in college athletics has included lucrative television deals, facilities upgrades, dining-area enhancements, lodging amenities and even multi-uniform combinations. Notice what is missing...
What We’ve Learned About Second Chances From Baylor And Oregon
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What We’ve Learned About Second Chances From Baylor And Oregon

June 2nd, 2016 | by Javier Morales
The saying goes that life is full of second chances, and many coaches embrace this by recruiting athletes from troubled backgrounds to help rectify their life and provide hope for their future. That’s what we want to...
Is The ESPN Reign As King Of College Sports Coming To An End?
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Is The ESPN Reign As King Of College Sports Coming To An End?

May 24th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
Games on ESPN have long been a valued recruiting tool for coaches. Most coaches equate high visibility to games shown on ESPN’s family of networks rather than other mediums such as the mainstream networks (ABC, CBS and...
More Schools Embrace Alcohol Sales To Boost Attendance And Revenue
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More Schools Embrace Alcohol Sales To Boost Attendance And Revenue

May 19th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
This is certainly not your dad’s NCAA, which is no longer fearful of guilt by association, especially with revenue on the mind. The PAC-12 men’s basketball tournament was staged since 2012 inside of a Las Vegas casino...
Now That Text Messages Are Unlimited, The NCAA Should Allow Recruits To Sign Early
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Now That Text Messages Are Unlimited, The NCAA Should Allow Recruits To Sign Early

May 11th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
The recent controversial Twitter rant about loyalty and accountability by Texas A&M assistant coach Aaron Moorehead after a high-profile high school quarterback recruit de-committed is enough to make every administrator and...
Does College Football Need A Commissioner?
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Does College Football Need A Commissioner?

May 3rd, 2016 | by Javier Morales
The recent ban on satellite camps, only for the NCAA to reverse direction, has prompted discussion that college football needs a commissioner as a unifying force bringing everything together. The same charade can’t happen...
Is There A Cultural Problem In Women’s Basketball?
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Is There A Cultural Problem In Women’s Basketball?

April 28th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
In the last month we have learned of at least three separate incidents of women’s basketball players filing complaints or lawsuits against their former coach because of harassment or being treated unfairly. Are these...
It’s Time For Draft Eligibility Rules That Make Sense For The Player, NCAA, And NBA
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It’s Time For Draft Eligibility Rules That Make Sense For The Player, NCAA, And NBA

April 20th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
Will we soon learn about the Thon Maker Rule from the NCAA as the debate over the NBA draft eligibility rules rages on? Maker used a loophole in the NCAA’s eligibility rule by skipping a year of college to attend a prep...
Despite The Evolution Of College Athletics, Villanova Proves Glory Is Still Earned
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Despite The Evolution Of College Athletics, Villanova Proves Glory Is Still Earned

April 7th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
Villanova is the anti-one-and-done,anti-Power-5 establishment program that just won a national title over a North Carolina program embroiled in alleged academic improprieties. The hard-working, mostly unheralded Wildcats are...
Your Third Option Could Be Your Best Choice When Hiring A New Coach
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Your Third Option Could Be Your Best Choice When Hiring A New Coach

March 31st, 2016 | by Javier Morales
It is coaching-search season, which once again reminds us the best candidates are not always the most obvious, and the NCAA tournament provides athletic directors an auditioning stage for prospective coaches. Chris Beard,...
The Practice of Transfer Restrictions Has Gone On Long Enough
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The Practice of Transfer Restrictions Has Gone On Long Enough

March 24th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
Former Georgia football coach Mark Richt allowed players to transfer to wherever they wanted because “life is too short”, he told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. New Georgia coach Kirby Smart wants to restrict...
Who Are The Top 5 Women Best Suited To Become Men’s College Basketball Head Coaches?
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Who Are The Top 5 Women Best Suited To Become Men’s College Basketball Head Coaches?

March 17th, 2016 | by Javier Morales
The time will come when a woman coaches a team comprised of males. It is bound to happen. The NBA has employed two full-time female assistant coaches. The NFL also made news last season when the Arizona Cardinals brought on board...