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Ed O'Bannon-led antitrust suit against NCAA concludes

The landmark antitrust trial against the NCAA came to a close Friday after 15 days of testimony, with both sides expressing confidence that the outcome will tilt in their favor and lead plaintiff Ed O'Bannon calling it "amazing" that student-athletes were at last able to lay out their concerns in a federal courtroom.

Morgan State's Ian Chiles looks for a chance to prove he can play in the NBA

Ian Chiles, a 7-foot-2, 260-pound center at Morgan State for the last four seasons, has spent the past month and a half shooting jump shots in workouts for teams as he prepares for Thursday's draft.

Benimon and Usher follow similar paths while seeking NBA dreams

When Washington Wizards head coach Randy Wittman broke the huddle, concluding a pre-draft workout for NBA prospects at the Verizon Center Thursday, Towson forward Jerrelle Benimon proceeded to the sideline with his head down.

Veterans Classic will bring top men's basketball teams to play at Navy

Navy will host the inaugural Veterans Classic at the Naval Academy men's basketball eventĀ on Friday, Nov. 14. The Midshipmen will welcome 2014 NCAA tournament teams Michigan State, Tennessee and Virginia Commonwealth to Alumni Hall in what they anticipate will be the first of an annual event running through 2017.

O'Bannon takes stand as trial begins in lawsuit vs. NCAA

OAKLAND, Calif. — As a much-anticipated federal court trial began Monday, the walls that for decades have separated college athletes from the riches of a multibillion-dollar sports enterprise began to show some cracks.

NCAA reaches $20 million settlement in EA case

The NCAA announced Monday it has reached a $20 million settlement with former Division I college football and basketball players over the use of their likeness in video games produced by EA Sports.

Ed O'Bannon testifies in lawsuit against NCAA

A civil trial pitting a class of former and current student athletes against the NCAA got underway Monday in U.S. District Court in a case that could upend the broad notion of amateurism in the multibillion-dollar collegiate men’s basketball and football industry.

Lawsuit could give college athletes cut of NCAA deals

The NCAA and its member schools have preached a vision of amateurism whereby young men and women play for the love of the game, not money.

McCants claims he took bogus classes at UNC

University of North Carolina's academic fraud scandal has turned toward the basketball program with claims made by former star Rashad McCants telling ESPN that he took bogus courses, rarely went to classes and tutors wrote his term papers.

Big Ten eyeing Madison Square Garden for 2018 hoops tourney

The Midwest will remain home to the vast majority of Big Ten championships, the conference announced Thursday.

Kentucky, Calipari agree to $52.5 million deal

Kentucky is raising more than the bar in an effort to keep John Calipari in Lexington, announcing a seven-year, $52.5 million contract loaded...

Annapolis grad Jourdan Stickler transfers to Houston Baptist

As a freshman in college, Jourdan Stickler played in a rural town for an infamously intense coach. When the former Annapolis star decided to leave Morehead State, he looked for the opposite.

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