There is a lot of talk about how much money college sports generates.But did you know that more than 90 percent of the NCAA’s revenue goes to support student-athletes? The NCAA and its member campuses are committed to providing opportunities for student-athletes to compete in college while pursuing their educations.
Today, the NCAA and College Athletic Trainers’ Society, prominent medical organizations, college football coaches, administrators and conference commissioners released three inter-association guidelines to improve safety for college student-athletes.
Division I moved one step closer to a new governance structure this spring when the Board of Directors endorsed a restructuring plan that has the ability to be more nimble, streamlined and responsive to needs from throughout the division – particularly the needs of student-athletes.
NCAA President Mark Emmert provided testimony Wednesday about the value of college sports before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation. Click below to read his full written testimony.
The NCAA has filed its latest brief in the O’Bannon v. NCAA case with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Click below for a statement from the NCAA and a link to the brief.