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Christopher Powell sues NCAA

Updated: November 14, 2013, 12:45 PM ET
Associated Press

TOPEKA, Kan. -- Former Kansas fullback Christopher Powell alleges in a lawsuit that the NCAA failed to adequately protect athletes from head trauma.

The class-action lawsuit, filed this week in the U.S. District Court for Western Missouri, seeks an undetermined amount in damages for Powell and other athletes who suffered head trauma in college, The Topeka Capital-Journal reported.

Powell, of Kansas City, Mo., said in his filing he had at least four concussions while playing for Kansas ...

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