61 days ago
And while Emmert has tried to make his name with plans to strengthen academics, the truth is that little has been done to close a huge gap in graduation rates between white and black athletes.
88 days ago
"But the most damning piece of all - at least as it pertains to a lack of institutional control at the NCAA - is that Emmert didn't know about any of this until last fall.
90 days ago
One of Emmert's first moves after taking office was promoting Lach in October 2010 from director of enforcement to vice president of enforcement, the first woman to hold the job.
115 days ago
President Mark Emmert said he was disappointed and angry with the misstep, acknowledging he had not seen anything like this since taking the NCAA job 2 1/2 years ago.
121 days ago
"During his opening remarks to delegates, Emmert made it clear that the association needs to simplify existing rules, which is the thrust of most proposals that will be voted on Saturday.
122 days ago
When Emmert acknowledged 2012 was a far better year for colleges in terms of scandals, he cautioned that he continually worries another could pop up.
123 days ago
Emmert will deliver his state of the association address during the opening business session.
124 days ago
The NCAA will open its annual convention this week with a host of reform measures on the agenda, part of President Mark Emmert's push to address several years of high-profile scandals.
136 days ago
The lawsuit doesn't just guess at why the NCAA and President Mark Emmert overstepped the boundary line; it conveniently summarizes their "real motives" on page 4: "the opportunity to gain...
138 days ago
NCAA president Mark Emmert had said in a Dec. 12 letter that a task force had been charged with allocating at least 25 percent of the fine money to programs in Pennsylvania.
149 days ago
Some rules, Emmert acknowledged are simply unenforceable or so narrow they consume too much time and effort at the institution level and the NCAA level.