Central Michigan Rumors & News

  • UCF freshman Tacko Fall prepared to sue NCAA if waiver not granted

    ESPN "Tacko Fall, a 7-foot-6 freshman at Central Florida who had a 3.6 GPA his final two years of high school, is prepared to sue the NCAA if he doesn't win a last-ditch academic waiver, his guardian told ESPN on Tuesday. "He will be represented," Amanda Wettstein, who has been Fall's guardian for..." November 10

  • CMU lands Youngstown State transfer Marcus Keene

    Detroit Free Press "When you're on top, college basketball transfer season usually pays off. Central Michigan is discovering that as the Chippewas landed Youngstown State guard Marcus Keene, the Penguins' leading scorer at 15.6 points per game, he told the Free Press today. "I decided to leave Youngstown..." April 20

  • Keno Davis gets five-year deal at CMU

    Detroit News "Central Michigan and head men's basketball coach Keno Davis have agreed to a five-year contract that will keep him in Mount Pleasant at least through the 2019-20 season. The deal is worth $300,000 annually, plus $100,000 for radio, TV and personal appearances. Davis, 43, nearly led the..." April 10

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Eastern Michigan advances, eliminates Central

    Detroit News "Karrington Ward scored 20 points, hitting 6 of 9 3-pointers, as sixth-seeded Eastern Michigan pulled away from 11-seed Central Michigan Monday and won, 72-60, in the first round of the Mid-American Conference tournament. Eastern (19-13) had a double digit lead but after back-to-back 3s from..." March 11