Star Recruits Warned About NCAA Fine Print

  There is no time in which promises, potentiality, and pleading are more celebrated than during college football recruiting and the upcoming National Football Signing Day.  Whether it be the daily phone calls, mountains of letters, or in-home visits, college recruiters will tell top recruits just about anything to get them to sign, and usually the recruiter with the best “mouthpiece” …

BIG 10 Announces Guaranteed 4 Year Full Scholarships

Source: ESPN The Big Ten announced Wednesday that all of its institutions will grant athletic scholarships for the entire term of an athlete’s enrollment and allow some athletes who leave school to return and finish their degrees on scholarship. Several individual Big Ten schools had announced similar scholarship initiatives for athletes, but the league felt a policy statement was needed …

NCAA Controversial Concussion Settlement: $70M for Testing, $15M for Attorneys, $0 for Athletes

urce: Jon Solomon/CBS Sports CHICAGO — The NCAA has reached a preliminary settlement in a class-action lawsuit over concussions brought by former college athletes. As previously reported by CBSSports.com’s Dennis Dodd, the agreement filed Tuesday calls for the NCAA to provide $70 million for concussion testing and diagnosis of current and former NCAA players to settle several claims. Unlike the NFL’s proposed …