IHSA Launches New Initiative To Address ConcussionsSports organizations across the nation have come under fire for not doing enough to safeguard against concussions, particularly in football, and the IHSA’s “Play Smart. Play Hard” campaign was designed to address that.
Simeon Champs Excel At Academics, TooThis year's championship basketball team could be remembered for more than their hoops skills. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, these are some pretty smart student athletes.
Extended Strike Could Put Some Student-Athletes' College Dreams At RiskWhile the city’s teachers’ strike continues, the 11,000 student-athletes attending Chicago Public Schools can't play, after the Illinois High School Association denied the district’s request for a waiver to allow for games and practices during the walkout.
Thompson: Pay Student-Athletes? Sure, But How?Last week, Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney said that conference officials discussed the possibility of paying their student-athletes.
Muller: NCAA Admits Change Is Needed. Will They Follow Through?Oh boy. The NCAA is giving me a migraine headache…and I don’t even get migraines.