Big Ten recruiting no longer is just nabbing every Midwest stud and calling it good. Jeremy Fowler says two factors -- a bigger footprint and need for national relevance -- figure to continue that trend.
A House committee will hold a hearing May 8 about the NLRB's initial decision that Northwestern football players are employees. The committee chairman says unionizing athletes represents "a radical departure from longstanding federal labor policies."
A self-congratulating press release from College Athletes Players Association says Northwestern players 'made history' with Friday's vote. The results of the vote on whether to unionize won't be known for months.