KU Volleyball

NCAA memo: Emmert tells schools to act on NIL or he will

NCAA President Mark Emmert told the organization’s more than 1,200 member schools Friday that he will seek temporary rules as early as July to ensure all athletes can be compensated for their celebrity with a host of state laws looming and congressional efforts seemingly stalled. In memo ...

Big 12 volleyball to run back doubleheader format for another season in 2021

For the second season in a row, Big 12 volleyball in 2021 will feature eight doubleheaders over two-day spans, with teams making half as many road trips as they normally do. The 2021 fall schedule was released on Wednesday, and it revealed that Kansas will host eight matches against Iowa ...

KU’s Caroline Crawford named to U20 USA Volleyball Training Team

Kansas middle blocker Caroline Crawford is headed to Las Vegas later this month to compete with the USA Volleyball Women’s Indoor U20 National Training Team, KU announced on Sunday. Crawford is one of 20 athletes named to the team and one of six players who is entering her second year of ...

Lawmakers agree NCAA needs NIL help, but how much and when?

A federal law governing how college athletes can earn money off their fame and celebrity seems certain to pass — at some point. There is no real debate among lawmakers on Capitol Hill about whether athletes should be permitted to monetize their name, image and likeness. “There is broad ...