Posts Tagged School athletics

NCAA enforcement director defends investigators

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks at the opening of the NCAA college Big 12 Conference football media days in  Dallas, Monday, July 21, 2014. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jonathan Duncan understands that a perfect NCAA enforcement division won’t catch every cheater in college sports. He still believes his team is getting the job done.

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Assistant soccer coach hired at UALR

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Bri Garcia has been hired as an assistant coach for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock soccer team.

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UConn to pay $1.3M in sex assault handling lawsuit

University of Connecticut student Rosemary Richi, at podium, answers questions from the media as attorney Gloria Allred, right, Kylie Angell, left, Erica Daniels, second from left, and Carolyn Luby, look on, during a news conference, Friday, July 18, 2014. The University of Connecticut will pay nearly $1.3 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed by five women who claimed the school responded to their sexual assault complaints with indifference, the two sides announced Friday.  (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut will pay $1.3 million to settle a lawsuit by five women who alleged the school did not take seriously their claims of sexual assaults on campus.

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OU’s Castiglione to chair basketball committee

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — University of Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione has been named chairman of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee for the 2015-16 academic year.

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Michigan regents reject football game fireworks

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel smiles before the start of his first Regents' Meeting at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Patrick Record)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan regents have rejected the athletic department’s proposal to light up the football field this fall with the help of fireworks displays.

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