Questions that All Recruits Should Ask Regarding Transfers

NCAA transfer rules are in need of reform. But given the current situation, how can a recruit avoid potential issues should he or she wish to transfer at a later date? Ask every coach and athletic director about the school’s policy concerning transfers.  Here are some suggested questions: Will the coach and athletic director commit to providing […]

Transfer Rules for Penn State Football Players

Although the NCAA announced relaxed transfer rules for football players in the wake of the historic sanctions levied against the university, the details of these relaxed rules have been somewhat unclear.  Now that Penn State players are exercising their option, most notably Norwalk’s Silas Redd, who is transferring to USC, it is a good time to […]

SMU’s June Jones Treats Transfers Right

NCAA rules allow for coaches to deny student-athletes the opportunity to explore transfers.  Phil Martelli of St. Joseph’s and Charlie Weis of Kansas have become the poster boys for such actions (see Todd O’Brien and Brock Berglund).  But not all coaches have the same perspective on transfers. ESPN Dallas’ Jean-Jacques Taylor has an interesting piece on SMU […]