Report: White Colleges Continue to Fail Black Athletes

Over the last fifty years, the number of Black male student athletes (“BMSAs”) participating in big-time college sports (football and men’s basketball) has exploded.   In fact, today  BMSAs comprise over 60% of all college football players and  basketball players, and for the last 25 years you would be hard pressed to find any top tier D-1 team where BMSAs comprised …

College Athlete Should Get A Cut of Coaches Lucrative Guranteed Contracts

  Tis the season of  football coaches getting hired and/or extended with multi-year, multi-million guaranteed contracts that in many cases ensure that even when a coach is fired he is ensured of  six figure monthly checks just for walking to the mailbox. In fact, according to  an   USA Today article published this week even assistant coaches pull in millions …

Should “Stand Your Ground” Self-Defense Law Apply to Suspended Oklahoma Football Star Joe Mixon

Source: Berry Tramel/NewOk The opinions never seem to stop coming in the Joe Mixon case. The latest former Oklahoma state legislator Mike Fair. Mixon, of course, is the OU tailback who was charged with a misdemeanor count of an act resulting in gross injury after an altercation with an OU coed. Most people know the general details. Fair emailed me this week …

Was Oklahoma Football Star Running Back Joe Mixon a Victim of a Hate Crime, Gender Bias?

Source: Berry Tramel/The Oklahoman Was Joe Mixon the victim of a hate crime? How’s that for a twist in the saga of Mixon, the OU tailback who was charged with one misdemeanor count of an act resulting in gross injury, after allegedly punching fellow OU student Amelia Molitor. Molitor was not charged, though she allegedly slapped Mixon first. For the …