Sportscasters, College Presidents, and the even the average man on the street, typically dismissed the idea that college athletes should get paid. A select few saw a new potential reality, but now that Northwestern’s Football Team has been granted the right to unionize, people are starting to approach the topic with more nuance (well, sometimes…) and some deserved gravitas.
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Kliff Kingsbury is now the youngest coach in the BCS, at only 33 years of age. He was the offensive coordinator at Texas A&M last year, and helped propel Johnny Manziel to a Heisman worthy season, so trusting his knowledge and approach should be a little easier, even if you’re an age-ist.
Oregon’s new football facility is absolutely preposterous. It’s better than most NFL facilities, and makes a mockery of many other college facilities. With all this Nike money, when are the Ducks going to add men’s lacrosse? If you’ve got $68 Million for a football building, you must have $10 Million to start a killer varsity lacrosse program!
Alabama and Notre Dame battle for the football national championship tonight. How can lacrosse figure in to your decision on who to cheer for?
College football uniforms just keep getting more and more custom, and we keep seeing more uniforms for teams each season. But is this the right way to go? And how does lacrosse figure in?
Former Penn State lacrosse standout, Chris Hogan, is vying for a spot on the Miami Dolphins as a wide receiver. He’s also being featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks!
The Bishop Kelly high school boys lacrosse team honors old school football tradition with its new helmet design.
Did you hear about that time the NFL’s No. 1 Free Agent got pwned by a couple of Denver lacrosse teams?
While Krieg was perusing the internet this morning, he came across a somewhat curious thing. Is Warrior ready to enter the college or pro football world? The signs say Yes.
Happy Thanksgiving, all! If you’re getting a little family lax in today, send us a photo at firstname.lastname@example.org! It’s the newest Thanksgiving tradition! FAMILY LACROSSE GAME time!
Clay and Casey Matthews take each other in lacrosse as part of the Suave challenge! We have film of them doing well, and doing not so well… Lacrosse Is Hard! Can USC and Oregon add D1 teams now?
Concussions in sports, especially football, hockey and lacrosse, are a growing concern. Education and treatment are key, but that is only half of the equation. We can’t forget about prevention!
Our newest Fireside Chat is an unreal sit down interview with the one and only Jovan Miller. JoviNation has a LOT to say and it’s some of the most interesting stuff we’ve heard in YEARS!
Please welcome Trevor Tierney back to the Lax All Stars! This week, we posed a few burning questions to Trevor about high school athletics and getting recruited.
There has been a LOT of talk about rule changes for college lacrosse lately. Shot Clocks, Quint Kessenich, fall scrimmage experimentation, the NCAA, sideline horns, face offs… this post has it all.
Lacrosse has seen a ton of growth over the past decade. But the sport has not seen the same boom at the big time college football schools. Connor WIlson examines who offers lax, who will in the future, and who should!
When the LXM PRO guys aren’t balling on the lacrosse field, they’re out enjoying the sun and staying active. Lacrosse players rarely sit still, so check out their football skils, and tell us what YOU do when you’re not laxing!
We’ve had articles on Should College Athletes Get Paid, and how College Is the Current Advertising Mecca and some argued against us pretty strongly. Well read this, and then argue. This is a GREAT article about sports, business, education and life.