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FEATURE: Should College Athletes be Paid?

LSU running back Leonard Fournette (7)  eludes Auburn defensive back Blake Countess (24) on a 40 hard touchdown run in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Some college athletes’ names are among the superstars.  They bring in millions for their schools as well as contribute to other industries such as media and marketing.  If they are making money for others without being compensated, are they being taken advantage of? Should this industry still be considered “amateur”? How would …

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FEATURE: The Rise of Club Sports

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Playing sports at the collegiate level is a dream for many student athletes. Unfortunately, it is not something that is attainable for all. However, there is still an option for those wanting to compete on a serious level. While many students choose to stay involved with athletics through intramural sports, …

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship Preview

Apr 3, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Connecticut Huskies forward Breanna Stewart (30) celebrates with the bench after leaving the game during the fourth quarter against the Oregon State Beavers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The Huskies won 80-51. Mandatory Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports

Top overall seed Connecticut and No. 4 seed Syracuse will battle for the national title in Indianapolis tonight at 8:30 p.m.  Holding a perfect record of 37-0 the UConn girls will compete for an NCAA-record 11th national championship (4th straight). Syracuse (30-7) clawed their way to the national championship game by beating the Washington …

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Top 20 Basketball Showdown: Kansas at Florida

The 19th-ranked Florida Gators men’s basketball team (6-2) will host the 13th-ranked Kansas Jayhawks (6-2) at home Tuesday evening in the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. The two teams have met on the court four times. Florida enters the matchup holding a 1-3 record in the series, including a 1-1 record …

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