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  • The Socialist’s Journal: Paying College Players – Again

    Feb 25, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *In light of the recent situation regarding the NCAA investigation methods, it makes sense to come up with a way to avoid this predicament again. And the solution is simple: allowing players to be compensated. Here is a column I initially wrote after Ohio State was sanctioned for improper benefits going to players about a […]

  • Ohio Has Record Four Teams in Sweet 16

    Mar 19, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The NCAA will never be the same after the performance set by a certain state’s teams…not saying any names … achooBuckeyes … ’scuse me! The state’s college basketball teams can pat themselves on the back for making such an astounding achievement in men’s basketball. (more…)  

  • Zach Randolph of Grizzlies Investigated for Assault Against Weed Man

    Aug 23, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *While the NBA is on strike it looks like the players are having a hard time staying out of trouble. Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph (pictured) is in a situation after police searched his Oregon home to investigate the alleged assault of a drug dealer. The victim told police he came to the home of […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Paying College Players

    Aug 23, 11 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *I have argued in the past that big time collegiate athletes (primarily football and men’s basketball players) should be paid for their services. Yet even as I held this position I could not formulate a sustainable method of paying them. And while the logistics of paying college athletes may have been tricky, the principle was […]

  • Video: QB Terrelle Pryor Apologizes to Ohio State

    Jun 15, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor broke his silence Tuesday, apologizing to Buckeye nation and to now-departed coach Jim Tressel for his role in the controversy that may take down one of America’s proudest programs , reports ESPN.com. As previously reported, Pryor had been suspended by Ohio State and the NCAA for the first five […]

  • Ohio State QB Terrelle Pryor Says He Leaving

    Jun 8, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor announced through his attorney Tuesday that he would not play for the Buckeyes this upcoming season, reports the Cleveland Plain Dealer. He had already been suspended for the first five games for breaking NCAA rules by accepting improper benefits from the owner of a tattoo parlor. Pryor was reflective about […]