Conference Realignment, and where Notre Dame stands


Everyone’s generally followed the crazy conference realignment news that took over the college football world. But to recap, USC and UCLA shocked the world by joining the Big 10. That brought the Pac-12 down to 10 teams, and the Big 10 up to 16. Once all the current dominoes fall, the Big 10 and the […] READ MORE

“UCLA Is Barrier Breakers”

To some UCLA devotees, the names rattle off the tongue with great ease. The history of Bruins who made social change is always easy to find on campus. Jackie Robinson, Kenny Washington, (the Jackie Robinson of the NFL), and Arthur Ashe are just a few that jump to the front of mind. But what does […] READ MORE

Martin Jarmond Says UCLA Is Elite


It can’t be easy being Martin Jarmond right now. He is leaving Boston College after three years as athletic director to take the same position on the other side of the country at UCLA. But there is the time needed to transition in a new administration in Chestnut Hill, as well as the time needed […] READ MORE

Martin Jarmond To UCLA


Welcome to UCLA, Martin Jarmond. You are about to step into the toughest job you have ever had. I am sure you are excited for the new job. No more frozen winters in Boston. Not much frozen anything out here except margaritas if you opt for them that way. With administrative experience at three different […] READ MORE

NCAA Releases Fall Sports Plan


The NCAA has been busy this week. First it was the revealing of the plan for scholar athletes to own the right to their Name/Image/Likeness. Then, over the weekend the NCAA releases a Fall Sports Plan. It is guidance on what would be needed to get football and other sports back during the Fall academic […] READ MORE