It’s All About the (Coach’s) Benjamins: BC$ Championship Coaches Cash In!

In one of the most exciting championship games in recent memory, the Florida State Seminoles and their Heisman-winning quarterback,  Jameis Winston, won the 2013 BCS National Championship Monday night, beating the Auburn Tigers 34-31.  However, according to USA Today, the real winners Monday night were the coaching staffs of both Auburn and Florida State who received huge bonuses for their successes on the field …

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 …

Let Them Eat Cake: Millionaire Coach Has Little Sympathy for Hungry College Athletes

“I tell my guys all the time…you’re not the first one to spend a hungry Sunday without any money.”   And just like that, legendary University of Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops, who earned over four (4) million dollars last year in (the first year of a 8 year $39 million guaranteed contract), appears to not sympathize with the financial struggles of …

NCAA’s $2000 Offer is 2 Little, 2 Late

During  the last twelve months, the NCAA has arguably received the closest scrutiny ever regarding student-athlete recruiting and extra-benefit scandals costing  prominent, successful football and basketball coaches at powerful universities their jobs (Jim Tressel Ohio State & Bruce Pearl Univ. of Tenn), seemingly endless (proposed or actual) conference  re-alignments and discussions that appear to disregard […]