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NCAA President Mark Emmert to be deposed Wednesday in lawsuit
NCAA President Mark Emmert to be deposed Wednesday in lawsuit

NCAA President Mark Emmert will be deposed Wednesday in a lawsuit over a college football player’s death. A Montgomery (Md.) County Circuit Court judge ordered Emmert’s deposition in August in the case filed by the family of late Frostburg State University fullback Derek Sheely. NCAA attorneys opposed the deposition, which will take place in Indianapolis, describing it earlier this year as “unreasonable and unwarranted.” Sheely collapsed during a practice at the Division III school in Frostburg, Md., in August 2011 and later died from a brain injury. Last year, his family sued the NCAA, along with two coaches and an athletic trainer from the university. ...

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