Covering College Sports in 2012 and Beyond

The climate surrounding college sports changed dramatically in the past year, ranging from booster scandals and increased calls for paying student-athletes to conference realignment. The panelists discussed those changes and how they think the coverage of college athletics will continue to evolve.
Panelists:
Pat Fitzgerald – Northwestern University head football coach
Stewart Mandel (BSJ98) – Sports Illustrated senior writer
Pete Thamel – New York Times college sports reporter
Rachel Nichols (BSJ95, moderator) – ESPN reporter