College football players are taking a stand against racism — and taking a big risk

College football players are taking a stand against racism — and taking a big risk

In the wake of George Floyd’s killing, several of college football’s most prominent athletes are speaking out about racism and racial injustice on their campuses — some for the very first time. But what’s more surprising is that in 2020, major college football coaches and…

College reopenings — and closures — are harming low-income students

College reopenings — and closures — are harming low-income students

“All of this could’ve been avoided,” sophomore Jarrah Faye told me, one day after the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced that all of its classes will be remote for the fall semester. The university had held in-person learning for only a week…

A referee pursues her calling in men’s college basketball

COMPTON, California >> There are nearly 900 officials working in the highest level of college men’s basketball and maintaining order at thousands of games. They wear black and white striped shirts and try to be discreet. Last season, only one of them was a woman….

Ohio State still 4th in College Football Playoff rankings despite cancellation

Ohio State still 4th in College Football Playoff rankings despite cancellation

Ohio State retained fourth spot in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday after the previous game was canceled, landing behind No. 1 Alabama (8-0), No. 2 Notre Dame (9-0) and No. 3 Clemson (8 -1) for a second week in a row. The selection…