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Federal Judge In San Francisco Rules Against NCAA In Student Athletes’ Lawsuit

A federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA can’t stop college football and basketball players from selling the rights to their names and likenesses, opening the way to athletes getting payouts once their college careers are over.


NCAA president Mark Emmert speaks during a press conference at the NCAA's headquarters to announce sanctions against Penn State University's football program on July 23, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The sanctions are a result of a report that the university concealed allegations of child sexual abuse made against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky, who was found guilty on 45 of 48 counts related to sexual abuse of boys over a 15-year period. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NCAA President Mark Emmert Defends College Amateurism In Student Athletes Lawsuit

NCAA President Mark Emmert has taken the witness stand and is defending his organization’s role in college sports. He calls such a role vital for both students and the colleges themselves.


The California Golden Bears rush with the ball against the Oregon Ducks  in 2012's game. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

UC Berkeley, Other Pac-12 Schools Look To Overhaul Student-Athlete Model With Or Without NCAA

UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks met in Newport Beach Friday with his Pac-12 counterparts to work out a joint plan for major changes in the way universities treat student athletes in order to get them more focused on academics.



6 Current Football Players Join Suit Against NCAA In Fed Court In Oakland

Six current college football players were added as plaintiffs Thursday to a high-profile anti-trust lawsuit that claims the NCAA owes billions of dollars to former players for allowing their likenesses to be used without compensation.


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Cal, UConn To Headline Women’s Annual Basketball Classic In NYC

Defending national champion Connecticut will make its return to Madison Square Garden to play Cal on Dec. 22 in the eighth annual women’s basketball doubleheader, the Maggie Dixon Classic.



Cal Baseball Could Be Saved By Exuberant Fundraising Blitz

Cal’s 119-year history of college baseball may stretch into a 120th year and beyond after all.


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Rain Delays Cal Baseball’s Final Season

Friday’s rain out pushed the start of Cal’s final baseball season to Saturday.


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Cal Baseball Fans Protest 5 UC Berkeley Sports Cuts

BERKELEY (CBS) – Supporters of Cal baseball rallied Saturday morning at Evans Diamond in hopes of making their first public demonstration of solidarity among the five sports eliminated last week by the university administration. “Our […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/09/2010


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