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April 12, 2014 - A culture of sports obsession
March 28, 2014 - Colleges Can Help Without an Athletes’ Union
March 21, 2013 - Secretary of Education: Hit 'em in wallet
December 6, 2012 - College football playoff money includes a $300,000 academic incentive to schools
April 5, 2012 - Several men’s basketball teams ineligible for next year's NCAA tourney based on poor academic performance
March 13, 2012 - Promoting Academics
October 25, 2011 - NCAA’s Mark Emmert supports Knight Commission efforts for tougher academic standards in athletics
October 5, 2011 - Best practices for academic integrity in athletics often not used
September 28, 2011 - Do college sports need to be saved?
August 17, 2011 - Students in the game
August 16, 2011 - Morals, Values Sacrificed In University Settings
August 15, 2011 - UNC's Friday scores with NCAA rule
August 12, 2011 - NCAA adopts academic threshold for postseason eligibility
August 11, 2011 - NCAA Adopts Long-Standing Knight Commission Proposal on Academic Threshold for Participation in Postseason Championships
May 20, 2011 - Media editorials on the work of the Knight Commission
April 3, 2011 - Court time v. class time: The NCAA needs to boost academics in big-time college sports
March 25, 2011 - Media reports on Secretary Duncan’s support of Knight Commission recommendations to reward teams that make academics a priority
March 17, 2011 - U.S. Secretary of Education Backs Knight Commission’s Call for Changing NCAA Basketball Tournament Eligibility Standards and Financial Rewards
January 6, 2011 - Football bowl season intrudes on the academic calendar for some BCS teams
August 5, 2010 - NCAA releases Academic Progress Rate database for coaches
July 15, 2010 - NCAA academic progress benchmarks weakened over time
March 25, 2010 - Secretary Arne Duncan endorses Knight Commission recommendation of minimum graduation rates for postseason play
March 17, 2010 - Secretary of Education Arne Duncan calls for minimum academic benchmarks for postseason participation
January 15, 2010 - Secretary of Education Arne Duncan reiterates need to penalize programs for academic failures
November 18, 2009 - 79 percent of student-athletes graduate, but football, basketball, and baseball players lag behind
October 2, 2009 - Study shows increased DI spending on academics
July 9, 2009 - Athlete advisers fear new NCAA eligibility rules spur cheating
April 22, 2009 - NCAA recognizes 767 Division I sports teams for top academic performance
March 21, 2009 - Graduation rates of black and white athletes
March 16, 2009 - Graduation Rates and APR scores for NCAA men's basketball tournament teams
January 17, 2009 - NCAA to compile academic progress rates for coaches
December 29, 2008 - Major college athletes score low on SAT scores
December 22, 2008 - BCS Teams Flunk Off the Gridiron
November 19, 2008 - Do College Athletes Cluster Into Less Rigorous Majors?
July 15, 2008 - The relationship between academic policies and APR calculations
July 1, 2008 - Academic penalties on Division I sport teams examined by USA Today
May 8, 2008 - Controversy swells over offering athletic scholarships to eighth and ninth graders
May 6, 2008 - NCAA issues penalties and waivers for APR failures
April 28, 2008 - NCAA Basketball Academic Enhancement Group considers restructuring summers
April 28, 2008 - NCAA honors sport teams for academic progress
April 9, 2008 - COIA calls for closer monitoring of college athlete’s courses
March 21, 2008 - Graduation Rates and 2008 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Teams