Category Archives: College Basketball

What Happened with the Northwestern Football Case?

As many of you probably know, last week a National Labor Relations Board Administrative Judge released an opinion declaring that Northwestern University football players are considered university employees and, as such, were free to unionize. Opponents of the NCAA, and … Continue reading

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The March to Madness

It’s March Madness, one of my favorite times of the year, and I’ve got a problem. It began with Warren Buffett. Have you heard of Buffett’s billion dollar bracket challenge? It’s the gimmicky—and brilliant—stunt wherein anyone who signs up simply … Continue reading

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What’s “Free” About Free Throws?

There is something disarming, even inviting, about shooting a free throw in basketball. You take your shot, standing still, a mere 15 feet away from the hoop. No one’s guarding you, and you can take your time. Free throws lend … Continue reading

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