Post Tagged with: "Connecticut"

  • Another Urban Policy Flop

    Hartford, Connecticut politicians are the latest set of public officials who have received a bill for a stadium only to find out that stadiums cost a lot more than the original sticker price. The stadium which was supposed to be […]

  • NCAA Head May Be Part of the Problem

    NCAA Head May Be Part of the Problem

    The NCAA staff in Indianapolis has taken a lot of heat in the past few months over its handling of investigations into the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State and into alleged rule violations in football and men’s basketball at […]

  • UConn Attempts to Reverse NCAA Tourney Ban

    (Editor’s Note:  The NCAA has been tightening standards on Division I college football and basketball programs by requiring better academic performance from student-athletes.  The University of Connecticut is the highest profile program thus far to run afoul of the Academic […]

  • The NCAA—Guilty Until Proven Innocent

    The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) is  an organization created by colleges over 100 years ago in an effort to avoid federal government interference amid a growing number of serious injuries related to football.  It was given regulatory powers regarding […]