How MLB draft could be impacted by NCAA’s decision to grant seniors additional year of eligibility

Last week, Major League Baseball and the Players Association agreed to some revisions to the upcoming amateur draft. The biggest tweaks were moving the draft to later in the year (likely mid-July); reducing its length from 40 rounds to a reported 5-10; and altering player compensation, with most of the Read more

NCAA’s annual distribution to Division I schools to be $225 million, down from an expected nearly $600 million

Had the NCAA Tournament gone on as scheduled, the NCAA was anticipating paying out approximately $600 million to Division I schools this year. But with no tournament, the NCAA announced on Thursday that the figure will  be $225 million. The vote by the NCAA’s Board of Governors was unanimous; the Read more

NCAA’s annual distribution to Division I schools to be $225 million, down from expected nearly $600 million

Had the Division I men’s basketball NCAA Tournament gone on as scheduled, the NCAA was anticipating paying out is D-I membership approximately $600 million this year. But with no tournament, the NCAA announced on Thursday that the figure will  be $225 million and will be dispersed as always among all Read more

Memphis infractions case involving James Wiseman to be first judged by NCAA’s new process

Memphis’ complicated, potentially rule-breaking recruitment of star James Wiseman has become the first case that will be judged by the NCAA’s new independent investigation arm, the Independent Accountability Resolution Process. The process, established last summer in the wake of the FBI’s investigation of college basketball scandal, gives independent investigators and Read more