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  • SAN DIEGO, CA - MARCH 23:  Jacob Parker #34 of the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks tips-off against Travis Wear #24 of the UCLA Bruins to start their game during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Viejas Arena on March 23, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

    The Death of Collegiate Amateurism

      This opinion piece was originally supposed to be part of a series about the problems with the system that governs intercollegiate athletics in the United States. What are the concerns...

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    YMCA Capital City League Finale

    July 13th marked an exciting end to an exciting YMCA Capital City League Season. Some of the biggest crowds in League History would be welcomed into the Valley Southwoods Freshman High...

  • Kourtlin Jackson

    YMCA Capital City League Playoffs: Round 1

    The YMCA Capital City League held it’s first annual dunk and 3 point competitions Friday prior to the first round of the playoffs. As I have been writing for LWOS at...

  • Monte Morris

    YMCA Capital City League Night 8 & Playoff Predictions

    In the eighth and final regular season night of the YMCA Capital City League and the playoffs are now set. Impressive performances came from Kourtlin Jackson (RGQ-Iowa State So.) and Clayton...

  • Kourtlin Jackson

    Kourtlin Jackson leads team in YCCL Night 7

    Kourtlin Jackson lead the league with his 45 point performance in game one of the YMCA Capital City League. Read about each game below, and visit the YCCL twitter (@ycapcity) for...

  • Monte Morris

    Monte Morris sets new YCCL Record

    Monte Morris took to the YMCA Capital City League on Friday and showed them why he leads the NCAA in assist to turnover ratio. Morris dished 24 assists to only one...

  • Monte Morris

    Monte Morris, Matt Thomas play big role in First YCCL Games

    Iowa State duo Matt Thomas and Monte Morris returned to the YMCA Capital City League on Wednesday and shot lights out. The reason of Matt Thomas’ absence was from receiving an...

  • NCAA Basketball: Northwestern at Ohio State

    Lack of Cyclones brings Breakout Games

    Iowa State Cyclones players were absent from the first two games of the YMCA Capital City League on Sunday, but that didn’t stop the other college athletes from performing to their...

  • Jameel McKay

    Georges Niang, Jameel McKay show what they can do in YCCL Night 3

    Georges Niang and Jameel McKay had MVP performances in Night 3 of the YMCA Capital City League on Friday Night. The first Overtime game of the season was also played, which...

  • Clayton Custer

    Clayton Custer Impresses YCCL Crowd on Night 2

    Iowa State freshman Clayton Custer impressed at Stilwell Jr. High on Wednesday with his stellar defensive performance, while Sherron Dorsey Walker had one of his high scoring nights with 51 points....

  • Jack Taylor

    Central Iowa’s Premier Summer Basketball League

    A summer basketball league in Central Iowa, located in a freshman high school gym, showcases old and new talent of Iowa State, Drake, and Universities in the area three times a...

  • EA Sports

    The Co$t of Winning – NCAA and EA Sports More than a Game

    On Friday night Electronic Arts, the popular video game publisher’s sports division, responsible for such titles as the Madden, FIFA Soccer & NHL series, reached a $40 million settlement with college...

  • Lady Justice

    EA Sports Settles Ed O’Bannon Lawsuit for $40 Million

    In what is a groundbreaking settlement, it appears that college athletes will be paid for the use of their names and likenesses while playing NCAA athletics, legally, for the first time. ...

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    Mitch McGary Fails Drug Test, Declares for NBA Draft

    While most expected Mitch McGary to leave college early and pursue his NBA career, no one can say that they saw this coming. McGary announced Friday morning that he is joining...

  • Julius Randle

    Julius Randle Declares for NBA Draft

    In a move that was widely expected, freshman Julius Randle of the University of Kentucky Wildcats has become a “one and done”, as the power forward has officially declared for the...

  • Shabazz Napier

    Shabazz Napier: The Voice of Hunger

    Ronald Reagan is widely credited with being the voice that brought down the Iron Curtain when he challenged Mikhail Gorbachev in 1987 to “tear down this wall”. Shabazz Napier, however, might...

  • GREENSBORO, NC - MARCH 14: Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils puts up a shot against the Clemson Tigers during the quarterfinals of the 2014 Men's ACC Tournament at the Greensboro Coliseum on March 14, 2014 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Duke defeated Clemson 63-62. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)

    Jabari Parker Declares for NBA Draft

    Duke forward Jabari Parker is one-and-done, officially declaring for the 2014 NBA Draft.  The superstar Blue Devil, and all-american freshman, is expected to challenge for the first overall pick with Kansas’...

  • ANN ARBOR, MI - MARCH 1:  Nik Stauskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines goes to the basket past Daquein McNeil #5 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers during the first half of a game at Crisler Arena Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Stauskas led all players with 21 points in a 66-56 win over Minnesota. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

    Michigan Wolverines Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III declare for NBA Draft

    Two members of the Big 10 Champion Michigan Wolverines have declared for the 2014 NBA Draft as Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III made their intentions known in a joint press...

  • Shabazz Napier

    UConn Schools Kentucky In NCAA Basketball Championship Win

    University of Connecticut Huskies beat the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 to become the first seventh seeded team to win the basketball national championship.  UConn showed more experience and poise in defeating John...

  • Alonzo Mourning

    2014 Naismith Hall of Fame Class Announced

    The final members of the 2014 Naismith Hall of Fame Class were officially announced today.  Joining former NBA commissioner David Stern in the class are Alonzo Mourning and Mitch Redmond. Alonzo...

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