UMaine headed to NCAA Tournament

The UConn women are in and so are the Quinnipiac women. The ladies of Hartford were hoping to become the 3rd CT school playing in the NCAA Tournament this year.

NCAA to allow athletes to cash in on their fame

The NCAA Board of Governors has taken the first step toward allowing athletes to cash in on their fame. The board voted unanimously on Tuesday to clear the way for the amateur athletes to “benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness.”

The Latest: NCAA hopes to avoid court fight on compensation

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the NCAA task force’s report on the feasibility of allowing athletes to profit from their names and images (all times local): 2:30 p.m. The chairman of the NCAA board of governors says the association hopes to avoid a court battle against states that are attempting to pass laws aimed […]

Bobcats preparing for NCAA tournament Saturday

The MAAC champion Quinnipiac women are in upstate New York as they prepare for their opening round game in the NCAA tournament Saturday at 11:00 a.m. against South Dakota state at the Carrierdome in Syracuse.

Kansas, others saying NCAA is using them as examples

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas wasted little time issuing a forceful response to the NCAA after it received a notice of allegations that leveled serious accusations against its storied men’s basketball program and its Hall of Fame coach. Not only did the school deny many of the charges, and seek to diminish […]

NCAA board approves athlete compensation for image, likeness

The 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.” The nation’s largest governing body for college sports and its member schools now must figure out how to allow athletes to profit — […]

Youth journalist covering NCAA Tournament

15-year-old Max Bonstetter is just like the rest of the veteran journalists covering the NCAA Tournament in San Jose, California. If fact, the SI for Kids sports journalist is covering his 4th March Madness.

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