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FILE - This Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, file photo, shows the Pac-12 logo during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Arizona State and Kent State, in Tempe, Ariz.
(AP Photo/Ralph Freso, File)
AP News
July 11, 2020 - 3:29 am
Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games
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In this April 25, 2020 photo, Mississippi state flags are positioned on a vehicle amid an arrangement with the American flag and a Gadsden flag during a drive-by "re-open Mississippi" protest past the Governor's Mansion, in Jackson, Miss.
(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
AP News
June 23, 2020 - 10:02 pm
Baptists and Walmart criticize rebel-themed Mississippi flag
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FILE - At left, in a March 12, 2020, file photo, Big East Conference Commissioner Val Ackerman speaks to reporters in New York. At right, in a Dec. 4, 2018, file photo, Ohio State athletics director Gene Smith.  (AP Photo/File)
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WRVA News
April 29, 2020 - 11:51 am
The NCAA is moving forward with a plan to allow college athletes to earn money for endorsements and a host of other activities involving personal appearances and social media content.
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FILE - In this is an April 25, 2018, file photo, NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis is viewed. College sports programs are already being cut and more are likely on the chopping block.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
WRVA News
April 20, 2020 - 1:08 pm
If colleges cut sports programs, could new models emerge?
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Jesse Pantuosco
March 12, 2020 - 4:34 pm
The spreading coronavirus pandemic prompted the cancellation of the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments on Thursday, a day after the NCAA said the events would carry on without spectators.
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The seating area at Bankers Life Fieldhouse is empty as media and staff mill about, Thursday, March 12, 2020, in Indianapolis.  (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
(AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
AP News
March 12, 2020 - 12:45 pm
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Sports Writer The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and Southeastern Conference all canceled their basketball tournaments Thursday because of concerns about coronavirus, putting the playing of the NCAA Tournament in doubt. Within minutes of each other,...
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AP News
October 29, 2019 - 2:43 pm
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Sports Writer The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing amateur athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to permit them to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness." The United States' largest governing body for...
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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2019, file photo, Gov. Gavin Newsom answers a question during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
WRVA News
September 30, 2019 - 12:04 pm
By ADAM BEAM Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Defying the NCAA, California's governor signed a first-in-the-nation law Monday that will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements — a move that could upend amateur sports in the U.S. and trigger a legal challenge...
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Jeff Katz
September 09, 2019 - 3:40 pm
The University of Tennessee has taken the homemade shirt of a Florida boy and made it official team apparel after the boy was laughed at by classmates for his design, according to WVLT. The story went viral after the boy's teacher, Laura Snyder of Altamonte Elementary School, posted a picture of...
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Associated Press
April 09, 2019 - 3:18 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The questions kept coming at Kyle Guy as he tried to make his way through a clogged court to join his Virginia teammates celebrating the program's first national championship. "I don't have the words, man," Guy said to one person as he kept side-stepping and inching his way...
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