WHEN the Supreme Court ruled in 2002 that “mentally retarded” persons’ diminished powers of reasoning and culpability made them ineligible for the death penalty, a dissenting Justice Antonin Scalia wrote that his six colleagues’ “newest invention” would turn “capital trial[s] into a game”.
Robby Anderson temporarily quit Temple’s football team and later was ruled academically ineligible. But he has thrived in the N.F.L. as an undrafted rookie.
Bassey, No. 2 recruit for 2019, ruled ineligible
Florida received some good news on Thursday evening, as freshman big man Gorjok Gak won his appeal and is eligible to play this season for the Gators. Back in July, the 6-foot-11 freshman was ruled ineligible by the NCAA for playing in games during the spring semester of his postgraduate year at Victory Rock Prep. He was […]
LoVett has waited a long year since the NCAA announced he was ineligible for the season. Marcus LoVett, a top-100 point guard known for his ballhandling, was ruled a partial academic qualifier last season, just under a year to this date. It...Show More Summary
DEVELOPING: Dana Brunetti took to Facebook last night informing that the Producers Guild of America has pulled his producing credit on Universal’s Fifty Shades of Grey sequel Fifty Shades Darker. The PGA has deemed that only Michael De Luca and Fifty Shades author E.L. Show More Summary
Commissioners of the CIF continued their discussion on Monday in San Diego toward putting together a proposal that would eliminate language that has given them the authority to make players ineligible for an athletically motivated transfer based on being unhappy with a coach. One way commissioners...
The 22-year-old freshman at Oakland University is being denied eligibility. The post Army Veteran Isaiah Brock Ruled Ineligible By The NCAA appeared first on SLAMonline.
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Army veteran ruled ineligible to play by NCAA
Isaiah Brock, a 22-year-old freshman basketball player at Oakland University in Michigan, had an unusual route to college. After graduating...
The NCAA is maybe best known for its blind bureaucracy and warped morality. Decisions about who is and isn’t eligible sometimes seem random, as if someone in Indianapolis is flipping a coin. Still, this one is pretty shocking. The NCAA looked...Show More Summary
Oakland University is planning to appeal a decision by the NCAA that ruled freshman forward Isaiah Brock, an Army veteran, is ineligible for the upcoming 2016-17 season. Gary Parrish of CBSSports.com reported Wednesday the NCAA deemed...Show More Summary
The Flyers will be very thin along their front line.
As Jay Wright’s Villanova Wildcats prepare to defend their National Championship, they’ll have to do it without a player who figured to be a huge piece to their puzzle in the Big East and beyond, in freshman center Omari Spellman. The 6’9?, 255-pound Spellman has been ruled ineligible by the NCAA. Show More Summary
Omari Spellman will not be eligible to play for Villanova this season, the school announced on Friday morning. “We are extremely disappointed for Omari,” stated Villanova head coach Jay Wright. “While we don’t agree with the NCAA’s decision, we are members of the association and respect it. We understand why the NCAA felt it had […]
The NCAA has ruled Texas A&M guard J.J. Caldwell is ineligible for the 2016-17 season
NCAA rules Aggies' Caldwell ineligible for 2016-17
The NCAA has ruled incoming Texas A&M freshmen J.J. Caldwell ineligible for the upcoming season. Caldwell was ruled a partial qualifier, meaning that he will be allowed to remain at Texas A&M on scholarship but he will have to take a redshirt year. Caldwell was a four-star point guard and a tremendously flashy passer that […]
The Wolfpack have not had a great go of things in South Bend. Football has some complicated rules. All the time, players and coaches who've devoted their lives to the sport foul up things like ineligible men downfield, illegal blocks in certain parts of the field and illegal substitutions. Show More Summary