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  1. coronavirus
    Most U.S. Sports Leagues Have Suspended Their Seasons Due to CoronavirusThe NHL, MLB, MLS, and NBA are all either suspending or canceling play due to the coronavirus pandemic.
  2. coronavirus
    March Madness Is Canceled After AllThe NCAA had previously floated playing games without fans, but Duke and Kentucky dropping out likely made than plan untenable.
  3. games
    The End of an Era in College BasketballNCAA basketball used to be a place where fans could see future NBA stars. No longer.
  4. games
    A Championship Game Only College-Basketball Fans Could LoveBut, for us, what a game.
  5. games
    The Varsity Blues Scam Shows Paying Athletes Is Cheaper Than Bribing CoachesWhat’s surprising about the college admissions scandal is the going price for college admissions.
  6. college admissions scandal
    Of Course the College Admissions Scandal Has an NCAA AngleIn a way, it’s the strangest element of this thoroughly bizarre case.
  7. games
    College Football Players Are Going to Start Quitting Bowl GamesMaybe even on college football altogether. The only question is how soon.
  8. games
    College Basketball Is on Trial, But Its Victims Are the Ones Being ProsecutedEven federal prosecutors have a hard time explaining why they’re doing the NCAA’s dirty work.
  9. usa gymnastics
    NCAA Investigating Michigan State for Handling of USA Gymnastics CaseAccording to NCAA rules, schools are required to keep athletes safe.
  10. Everything You Need to Know About the FBI’s College Basketball InvestigationThe feds have exposed the bribery and corruption in the “dark underbelly of college basketball.”
  11. sports ball
    Bill Murray Goes Full Proud Papa Rooting for Xavier in NCAA Tournament GameWatch Bill Murray watch sports.
  12. college sports
    UNH Is Spending a Big Donation From a Library Employee on Its Football StadiumBut don’t worry: University administrators are sure that, by the end of his life, he knew what football was.
  13. the sports section
    NCAA Pulls Championships From North Carolina Over Bathroom LawThe state Republican Party called the decision an “assault to female athletes across the nation.”
  14. Six Moments That Made Pat Summitt a LegendThe famed basketball coach died on Tuesday.
  15. women in sports
    Penn State Gymnasts Say Coaches Body-Shamed ThemOne coach has resigned amid allegations of emotional abuse, but former athletes say it’s not enough.
  16. game changers
    Meet the First Trans Athlete to Compete in a Division I Men’s SportSchuyler Bailar was initially recruited for the women’s swimming team, but chose to be his true self — and relinquish his spot atop the podium.
  17. roll clip!
    Bill Murray Did Not Appreciate Wisconsin’s WinIntroducing Stunned Bill Murray. :(
  18. Joe Nocera on Why the NCAA Is Like EnronHis book Indentured: The Inside Story of the Rebellion Against the NCAA came out last month.
  19. last week tonight this morning
    John Oliver Doesn’t Get Why the NCAA Doesn’t Pay Student Athletes, Either“The only other people who say ‘They’re not employees’ that much are people who run illegal sweatshops out of their basements.”
  20. march madness
    Rihanna Teases ‘American Oxygen’ for March MadnessIt’s her upcoming single off her new album.
  21. the national interest
    Why Jim Harbaugh Came Home to MichiganRomanticism scores a touchdown over cynicism.
  22. the sports section
    NCAA Ends Penn State Football’s Postseason Ban EarlyThey’ll get their full complement of football scholarships back in 2015–16.
  23. the sports section
    Leitch: Can College Sports Survive Collective Bargaining?College athletics very well might be unfixable; you might have to burn down the whole village.
  24. bloopers
    Fox News Host Congratulates ‘NAACP’ National ChampsNaturally, basketball + Fox News = a discussion of race.
  25. the sports section
    Catching Up With the Players From the 1964 NCAA Championship GameMarch Madness memories.
  26. Aasif Mandvi Dives Deep Into the NCAA for ‘The Daily Show’ Last night, Daily Show corresponent Aasif Mandvi filed this report on the NCAA, which seems like quite an upstanding organization.
  27. Booze You Can Use
    Jet Wine Bar Gives It Up For La Salle with a Southwest Philly Floater CocktailNaturally the excitement over Sunday’s game-winning shot has spilled over into our food and drink culture.
  28. Sports
    Kentucky Basketball Coach Challenging NCAA’s Food Restriction RuleThe University of Kentucky’s John Calipari is requesting unlimited free food for student athletes.
  29. Obama’s Choice: NCAA Pool or Reelection?March Madness begins!
  30. college sports
    Chait: Do We Want to Help College Athletes or Not?A response to a response.
  31. college sports
    Fixing College Sports: Why Paying Student Athletes Won’t Work In the wake of the Penn State scandal and a vast treatise by Taylor Branch, the call to pay student sportsmen has reached new heights. But it’s not so much a plan as an expression of free-floating contempt for college sports.
  32. ncaa tournament
    NCAA Tournament Set to Expand to 68 teamsBut not 96!
  33. booo!
    Our Pool Winner Is Calling From INSIDE THE HOUSEThe winner of The Sports Section’s NCAA pool is a ‘New York’ Magazine employee.
  34. ncaa tournament
    The NCAA Tournament’s Last Night on EarthButler JUST misses beating Duke.
  35. ncaa tournament
    Tonight, We Are All ButlerGood versus “Evil” in the NCAA Final.
  36. ncaa tournament
    Your Bracket Probably Has One More Bust Left in ItThe Final Four is this weekend.
  37. ncaa
    Could Student-Athletes Potentially Get Paid?We’ll find out in the courtroom, and maybe within the next decade.
  38. nit
    Tonight Could Be It for the NITThe possible end of the NIT.
  39. ncaa tournament
    Your Final Four Is Three-Quarters Awesome and One-Quarter DukeYour Final Four is set.
  40. ncaa tournament
    Don’t Give Up On the NCAA Tournament Just YetSweet Sixteen, still going tonight.
  41. sad
    Former Grace Under Fire Star Ruins ’Cuse NCAA DreamsSyracuse falls in the NCAA Tournament.
  42. ncaa tournament
    The NCAA Tourney Is Back for More ChaosWelcome back, NCAA Tournament.
  43. ncaa
    St. John’s Ready to Follow AAU Coaches’ OrdersSt. John’s and Fordham, with AAU-approved coaches.
  44. ncaa tournament
    Cornell Reinstates Your Faith in NerdsThe NCAA tourney is down to sixteen teams.
  45. ncaa tournament
    Andy Bernard Is a Happy Man This AfternoonCornell beats Temple, handily.
  46. ncaa tournament
    The NCAA Tournament Is One-Quarter Over WithDay one of the NCAA Tournament has passed.
  47. ncaa tournament
    Robert Morris Almost Made You Jump Through Your TVThe first round of the first round of NCAA action.
  48. ncaa tournament
    You Guys, the NCAA Tourney Is Starting RIGHT NOWNCAA Tournament, at work.
  49. ncaa tournament
    This, We Promise, Is Your Last NCAA-Pool ReminderPools. Now. Go.
  50. ncaa tournament
    Just Twenty Hours Left to Join Our Tourney PoolGet in our NCAA pool.
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