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  • Changes on the way for college athletes

    Fahn Cooper doesn’t have to think much when he’s asked what he missed most in the year he transferred from Division I Bowling Green to College of DuPa ...
    July 15, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Cost of attendance is here, but inconsistency remains

    Jon Steinbrecher wanted to be in lockstep.So when representatives from the so-called Power 5 confere ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • College sports: Q&A with MAC commissioner Jon Steinbrecher on cost of attendance

    Former Northwest Herald reporter Joey Kaufman had a conversation with Mid-American commissioner Jon Steinbrecher in March regarding the league's Cost ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:17 am
  • NCAA numbers: Big Ten, MAC and in-state financial aid, coach pay and donations

    Below is a list of financial data for NCAA Division I schools. Data is from schools' NCAA financial forms for 2013-14, acquired via public records req ...
    July 13, 2015 - 7:09 pm
  • Chicago Bears single-game tickets go on sale Thursday, July 16

    Single-game tickets for 2015 Bears home games will go on sale through Ticketmaster this Thursday, July 16 at 11 a.m. central time, the team announce ...
    July 13, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Money matters: Series on college athletics and impact of money

    Our series on money, college athletics and its impact on the athletes who play sports at those institutions.
    July 16, 2015 - 5:24 pm
  • College athletics: Power 5 conference financial rankings

    In 2011, just 22 college athletic departments turned a profit. Back in 2009, it was just 14, according to the NCAA.
    July 14, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • College athletics: Pac-12 Conference financial rankings

    The latest installment of our conference financial rankings is the Pac-12.The number that stands out ...
    July 13, 2015 - 3:32 pm
  • College athletics: Big 12 financial rankings

    The Longhorn Network was supposed to give the University of Texas a decided advantage over the competition, so much so that it contributed to a rift w ...
    July 13, 2015 - 3:26 pm
  • College athletics: Mid-American Conference financial rankings

    While the Mid-American Conference sits in the same general geographic area as the Big Ten - and its football teams have scored wins over big brother i ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • College athletics: SEC financial rankings

    The latest installment of our conference financial rankings is the Southeastern Conference.This data ...
    July 13, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • College athletics: Big Ten Conference financial rankings

    When Maryland and Rutgers moved to the Big Ten, it was never about better competition or natural rivalries.
    July 13, 2015 - 2:17 pm
  • College baseball: Day in the life of locals at Chicago State

    CHICAGO – Up on the 18th story, windows stretch from the apartment’s wooden floors to its high ceilings, framing the Chicago skyline like a postcard. ...
    July 13, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Around Town: Crush Tidal Waves win 10U, 16U, 18U titles at Storm Dayz

    The Crush Tidal Waves, based in Crystal Lake, won three championships at the USSSA Storm Dayz softball tournament June 26 to 28 in Sycamore.
    July 12, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • Resources help college athletes survive hectic schedules

    Editor’s noteIn January 2013, a study from the Delta Cost Project found that Division I athletic pro ...
    July 12, 2015 - 11:46 pm
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