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Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘The Cartel’

‘The Cartel’ is an excoriating investigation by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Taylor Branch into the NCAA.

March 22, 2015

USC’s Pat Haden Fined $25,000 For ‘Inappropriate’ Sideline Conduct

By Gary Klein, Los Angeles Times USC Athletic Director Pat Haden and Coach Steve Sarkisian were reprimanded and Haden was fined $25,000 by the Pac-12 Conference for “inappropriate sideline conduct” during the Trojans’ 13-10 victory over Stanford on Saturday, Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday. Sarkisian summoned Haden to the sideline late in the third […]

September 8, 2014

Northwestern Football Players To Vote On Unionization Friday

Last month, the National Labor Relations Board made a surprising decision that recognized football players at Northwestern University as employees of the university, and, consequently, gave them the right to unionize. On Friday, Northwestern football players will hold a vote that will determine whether or not the players uphold the NLRB’s ruling. And while the vote […]

April 24, 2014