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Former Pennsylvania head men’s basketball coach violated NCAA rules

The former University of Pennsylvania head men’s basketball coach violated NCAA ethical conduct rules when he impermissibly accepted at least $250,000 from the father of a prospect to train, recruit and place the prospect on the recruited student-athlete list.

Penn athletic director embraces new role as Division I Council chair

M. Grace Calhoun traces her passion for developing student-athletes back to her first experience in sports administration at Florida.

A Partnership With Promise

University of Pennsylvania athletics has partnered with a renowned program on its campus to give student-athletes even more exposure to top-notch leadership training.

Coping With the Turmoil

No one can know the thoughts that raced through Madison Holleran’s head the tragic day she decided to end it all.

Anita DeFrantz: Pioneer in athletics, civil rights

College basketball and rowing gave Anita DeFrantz opportunities she never had, and her competitive spirit fueled her career.

Student-athletes among 2016 Rhodes Scholars

Four of the 32 students selected this week as Rhodes Scholars are current or former NCAA student-athletes. Each will receive a fully funded opportunity to study at the University of Oxford in England for at least two years. Each scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year.

Hoag and Lerner selected as 2012 McKay Postgraduate Scholars

The NCAA has selected Wake Forest football student-athlete Michael Hoag and Pennsylvania soccer student-athlete Adrienne Lerner as the 2012 recipients of the Jim McKay Postgraduate Scholarships. Established in 2008 to honor the...

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