PAC-12, Power Five Send Letter To Congress Asking For Legislation To Allow Pay Student AthletesThe Power Five conference commissioners are asking Congress to move forward with federal legislation regarding compensation for college athletes.
Pac-12 To Allow Voluntary In-Person Workouts, Releases COVID-19 Guidelines For Safe Return To CampusesThe Pac-12 will be lifting restrictions on voluntary in-person workouts, and released guidelines and protocols for the safe return of student athletes to campuses, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
NCAA Board Approves Athlete Compensation For Image, LikenessThe NCAA took a major step Tuesday toward allowing college athletes to cash in on their fame, voting to permit them to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness."
Pac-12 Commissioner: Serious Concerns With California Law Paying Student AthletesPac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott has expressed serious concerns about a new law that would allow college athletes in California to hire agents and be compensated.
Around The Pac-12, Coaches Cautious About California Law On Paying Student-AthletesAlmost all of the league's coaches responded that they were taking a wait-and-see approach to the issue when asked about it.
Bay Area Athletes React To Newsom Signing Revolutionary College Sports BillBe it football, basketball or any other major college sport, athletic programs mean dollar signs for universities. Soon, student athletes will be able to cash in as well.
Newsom Signs Bill Letting College Athletes Make Money From Endorsements, Defying NCAACalifornia will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements, defying the NCAA and setting up a likely legal challenge that could reshape U.S. amateur sports.
College Athlete 'Fair Pay' Bill Goes To NewsomAthletes at California colleges could hire agents and sign endorsement deals under a bill the state Legislature sent to the governor Wednesday.
Student Athlete 'Fair Pay' Bill Passes CA Senate, NCAA Urges Newsom Not To Sign ItThe NCAA Board of Governors wants California Gov. Gavin Newsom to reject a new attempt to pay college athletes.
Assembly Advances Bill That Would Let College Athletes Make MoneyThe California Assembly has passed legislation to let college athletes make money, setting up a confrontation with the NCAA.
CA Proposal Would Allow Student Athletes To Ink Deals For Endorsements, AgentsSenate Bill 206 would scrap policies that strictly limit the ways in which college athletes can profit from their name, image and likeness.
Stanford Imposes New Background Checks On Sports RecruitsStudent-athletes recommended by coaches at Stanford will now undergo a background check to confirm their athletic credentials in the wake of the college bribery scandal.
College Athletes In Oakland Court To Fight NCAA Compensation CapsAttorneys for college football and basketball players returned to court Tuesday to fight NCAA rules that cap athletes' compensation at what is traditionally covered by a scholarship.
Federal Judge In San Francisco Rules Against NCAA In Student Athletes’ LawsuitA 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.
UC Berkeley, Other Pac-12 Schools Look To Overhaul Student-Athlete Model With Or Without NCAAUC 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.