What’s next for Emoni Bates, Memphis’ struggling five-star wing

Image: Getty (Getty Images) Jalen Duren and Chet Homgren’s matchup in the Round of 32 provided a preview of two future lottery picks in the upcoming NBA Draft. Holmgren and Duren didn’t exactly light it up, but they gave scouts a glimpse of two future franchise cornerstones. Meanwhile, Memphis forward Emoni Bates was head and … Read more

Will Wade’s LSU benefit scandal resurfaces in NIL era

LSU’s Will Wade is under investigation by the NCAA.Image: Getty Images For 50 years, NCAA Narcs were the equivalent of law enforcement locking up standing citizens for possession. Rather than actively fighting for the rights that they were forced to finally accept last year, their Infractions Committee doggedly pursued victimless crimes like Rick Majeris paying … Read more

Will Wade’s LSU benefit scandal resurfaces in NIL era

LSU’s Will Wade is under investigation by the NCAA.Image: Getty Images For 50 years, NCAA Narcs were the equivalent of law enforcement locking up standing citizens for possession. Rather than actively fighting for the rights that they were forced to finally accept last year, their Infractions Committee doggedly pursued victimless crimes like Rick Majeris paying … Read more

College players sue to be classified as school employees

Students out in California are seeking to have D1 football and basketball players declared employees by the NLRB.Image: Getty Images Out west, the students are taking matters into their own hands, pushing college athletics another step further into its new athlete-empowered era — and they may be making things a lot more complicated for the … Read more