One provision in the proposal would require schools in the city to cover athletes’ medical expenses for any sport-related injuries — for the rest of the player’s life.
Oklahoma State University men’s basketball coach Travis Ford called in to talk about Marcus Smart and why he thinks Celtics fans are in for a treat.
Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.
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.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
The national semifinals drew 79,444 AT&T Stadium, beating the previous record of 78,129 when Kentucky beat Michigan State in a regular-season game at Ford Field in Detroit on Dec. 13, 2003.
DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help UConn snap Florida’s 30-game win streak.
Former NFL veteran and Sports Hub personality Jermaine Wiggins has an opinion on everything, so when he’s in studio Tuesday afternoons Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti have a number of questions at their disposal and ready to go for him to answer.
Top scorer Johnny Gaudreau and the top-seeded Eagles are headed to the Frozen Four in Philadelphia.
Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.