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NCAA President Mark Emmert. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The Threat Alone Of Student-Athletes Unionizing Should Be A Wake Up Call To NCAA

76 football players from Northwestern University will decide Friday whether or not to become a union. Even if it’s voted down, the threat of unionization alone should be a cold slap in the face to the NCAA.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/25/2014

Boston College's Johnny Gaudreau (Photo by  J. Meric/Getty Images)

Boston College’s Gaudreau Wins Hobey Baker

Boston College forward Johnny Gaudreau won the Hobey Baker Award on Friday night as the top Division I college hockey player, and signed with the Calgary Flames.

04/11/2014

Mike Vecchione #21 of the Union College Dutchmen scores a goal past Thatcher Demko #30 of the Boston College Eagles during the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Hockey Championship Semifinal. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Union Beats BC To Advance To Frozen Four Title Game

Daniel Ciampini broke a third-period tie with the second of his three goals to help Union beat Boston College 5-4 in the NCAA hockey semifinals Thursday night.

04/10/2014

Boston College's Johnny Gaudreau (Photo by  J. Meric/Getty Images)

Boston College-Union Frozen Four Preview

The top two offenses in the NCAA will be meeting on Thursday, as Boston College takes on Union College in Frozen Four sudden-death playoff action.

04/09/2014

UMass guard Derrick Gordon. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

UMass Guard Derrick Gordon Comes Out, Becomes First Openly Gay Player In D1 Basketball

Shortly after the University of Massachusetts’ men’s basketball team lost to Tennessee in the NCAA Tournament, sophomore guard Derrick Gordon made a life-changing decision.

04/09/2014

Stefanie Dolson #31 of the Connecticut Huskies reacts after a play at the net against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the second half during the NCAA Women's Final Four Championship. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

UConn Routs Notre Dame 79-58, Wins 9th Title

Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women’s college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.

04/08/2014

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Tony Mazz Eats His Words About UConn Men’s Basketball

On Monday Tony Massarotti said, “I hope UConn gets smoked by Kentucky,” and on Tuesday he ate his words!

04/08/2014

Head coach Kevin Ollie of the Connecticut Huskies cuts down the net after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Five Things: UConn’s Defense, Foul Shooting Fuel Championship

Last night, the Huskies cut down the nets in Dallas after beating Kentucky 60-54 to win the school’s fourth national championship. Consider that Kentucky needed four straight late escapes to reach the final and you get a sense for what kind of Tournament this was.

04/08/2014

UConn Huskies guard Shabazz Napier celebrates after beating the Kentucky Wildcats in the 2013-14 NCAA title game. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Roxbury’s Shabazz Napier Brings It Home For UConn

Shabazz Napier walked slowly through the hallway of the stadium — the tears still drying, the twine from the cut-down net still hanging around his neck.

04/08/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Buy Or Sell: John Calipari Will Leave Kentucky For The Lakers

Coach Cal is rumored to be the next head coach of the Lakers and it’s supposedly a “done deal.” Buy or Sell that, plus four other sports topics!

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/08/2014

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