LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball’s color barrier.
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s flagship public university is facing a $3.1 million bill for the investigation by outside attorneys that detailed an academic fraud scheme that used fake grades to keep some athletes eligible for nearly two decades, the school said Friday.
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FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Flint school district is cutting funding for decades-old events to foster competition between athletes from the city and Canada but officials hope to keep the partnership going.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Six-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has awarded $556,623 to a dozen different K-12 public and charter schools as part of the annual grants he and wife, Chandra, have given the last six years.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State University’s Athletic Department has formally recommended construction of a multi-sport stadium on campus instead of renovating the existing football stadium three miles west of the school.
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