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State also considering antitrust investigation of NCAA

Updated: August 13, 2005, 4:12 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

In 2000, Florida had election recount lawsuits. Now, Florida could have mascot lawsuits.

The Palm Beach Post reported Saturday that Florida lawmakers are discussing legislation that would protect state university mascots against the recent NCAA decision to ban American Indian nicknames, logos and mascots during postseason play. Florida is also considering an antitrust investigation of the NCAA.

State Sen. Jim King told the Post that some sort of legislation would be filed, and it could ...

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