Category: Student Athletes

We Run Winter! 0

We Run Winter!

  Who runs the world…GIRLS! That’s just what Adidas wanted to make sure the women here at UNL remember. With the launch of the brand new Ultra Boost XATR shoes, UNL’s Adidas group figured...

College athletics: What you need to know about pay for play 0

College athletics: What you need to know about pay for play

The revenues and expenses of collegiate athletics NCAA: The NCAA intercollegiate athletics programs report explains the financial state of college athletics from 2004 to 2012. Among the findings: The poor economy did not have much...

College athletics: What people say about paying athletes 0

College athletics: What people say about paying athletes

Scholarships don’t always cover costs, yet little time for jobs ESPN personality Bomani Jones: “By definition, college athletes are poor. The cost of going to school exceeds what athletic scholarships pay, and part-time jobs are...

College athletics: How the video game saga unfolded 0

College athletics: How the video game saga unfolded

Former Husker a key player in suits over video images CBS reports:  When athletes including former Husker Sam Keller sued the NCAA and Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) to be compensated for the use of...

College Athletics: What’s changed in NCAA recruiting 0

College Athletics: What’s changed in NCAA recruiting

Changes in recruiting rules in 2013 NCAA recruiting requirements and rules NCAA: Interested in recruiting rules? This resource offers the NCAA’s official rules on recruitment eligibility. Resource: ncaa.org NCAA proposes 5 new recruiting rules USA...

College athletics: How players fare in the classroom 0

College athletics: How players fare in the classroom

Graduation rates up for football and basketball players ESPN reports:  The NCAA’s Graduation Success Rate study showed that 70 percent or more of Division I football and basketball players who were freshmen in 2005-06...

College athletics: How to stay up-to-date on recruiting 0

College athletics: How to stay up-to-date on recruiting

The resources below explain the NCAA athletics timelines, academic guidelines and rules. NCAA recruiting: ncaa.org  Recruiting calendars for all sports 2013-2014 NCAA Division 1 basketball recruiting rules and regulations NCAA Division 1 football recruiting rules...