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The NCAA should disband - Macalester College The Mac Weekly

You'd be hard-pressed to find an organization as inept at doing its job as the NCAA. Since the dawn of athletic scholarships in 1950, major athletic programs have attempted to lure gifted 18 year olds to their campuses by means that can be described as ...and more »

Louisville's embattled athletic director makes more money than the school's entire math department - MarketWatch

Tom Jurich is currently on paid leave after Adidas allegedly paid a high schooler's family $100,000 so the teen would attend Louisville. Andy Lyons/Getty Images. Tom Jurich, athletic director at the University of Louisville, on Jan. 9, 2014. By ...and more »

Rick Pitino And Tom Jurich Made Ungodly Amounts Of Money While Louisville Athletics Suffered - Deadspin

In August, Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich announced an apparel partnership with Adidas that would net the athletic department $160 million over 10 years when it starts on July 1, 2018. It's no secret that Louisville athletics isn't in great ...and more »

PODCAST: Sonny Vaccaro On The NCAA Basketball-Adidas Scandal - Forbes

Listen to the full episode here: At the end of September, Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Office of the FBI, announced the ...and more »

This is how Tom Jurich could be reinstated as University of Louisville's athletic director - The Courier-Journal

The rumblings over the past few days have produced the kind of topic tailor-made for sports talk radio, as big-name University of Louisville donors line up in support of reinstating suspended athletic director Tom Jurich. Two men with names on ...and more »

Rick Pitino raked in 98% of the cash from University of Louisville's current Adidas deal - The Courier-Journal

When University of Louisville athletic director Tom Jurich announced a new deal with athletic apparel giant Adidas on Aug. 25, a reporter asked him if some of the proceeds would be shared with the university. “It's for the athletic department,” Jurich ...and more »

Is Tom Jurich worth his pay? His lawyer says yes, and then some - The Courier-Journal

In a written defense of suspended University of Louisville Athletic Director Tom Jurich released Monday, attorney Allison M. Stemler takes issue with news reports about her client's pay package, and says he's worth every penny. On Oct. 8, the Courier ...and more »

Despite winning seasons, University of Louisville athletics doesn't turn a profit - The Courier-Journal

For years, Forbes has touted University of Louisville's basketball program as the richest in college athletics, while its entire athletics department has been acclaimed as the envy of the country. But for all its winning seasons, national championships ...and more »

Louisville places former Oldsmar Christian coach Jordan Fair on administrative leave - Tampabay.com

Former Oldsmar Christian boys basketball coach Jordan Fair was one of two Louisville assistants placed on paid administrative leave by the university in the wake of an NCAA investigation into violations of wire fraud and money laundering with elite ...and more »

Basketball scandals "a pattern" of bad behavior by Pitino, U of L charges in letter - WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Two recent scandals in the University of Louisville men's basketball program show “a pattern” of “inappropriate behavior” that justifies firing head coach Rick Pitino, the university's interim president wrote in a letter to ...and more »