NCAA sanctions

Head coach Jim Boeheim of the Syracuse Orange basketball team speaks with the media regarding an NCAA investigation and his planned retirement in three years on March 19, 2015 at The Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Says He Will Appeal ‘Harsh’ Sanctions

Jim Boeheim said Thursday that 2018 is the “right time” to retire, but acknowledged that next season could be his last as he appeals NCAA sanctions for academic and benefits violations.

03/19/2015

Dick Thornburgh (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) and Louis B. Freeh (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Dick Thornburgh Calls Freeh Report ‘Incomplete, Inaccurate And Speculative’

“What we found was that in many respects, with regard to Mr. Paterno, the report was incomplete, inaccurate and speculative about his role,” former U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh told WFAN host Mike Francesa.

02/11/2013

Jim Calhoun of the UConn Huskies (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NCAA To Calhoun’s UConn Huskies: Shape Up Grades… Or Else

Jim Calhoun’s Huskies were one of six BCS teams sanctioned Tuesday for sub-par marks in the NCAA’s annual Academic Progress Rates report. The Huskies will lose two scholarships — and if the grades don’t get better, the Huskies’ punishment could get worse.

WFAN–05/25/2011