Colleges Using Data to Justify Lavish Rec Centers
by Andrew Brandt October 2014
Across the country, college rec centers have gone from places to shoot hoops with your pals to centerpieces of campuses, and one of the major ways to attract new students.
UNC Men's Basketball Coach Williams: I Was Naive
by firstname.lastname@example.org October 2014
In the irony of ironies, North Carolina junior point guard Marcus Paige had his ACC Operation Basketball interview session moved back six hours Wednesday because it conflicted with a political science exam.
Male Practice Players Help Strengthen Women's Teams
by MIRIN FADER staff writer, The Orange County Register October 2014
Man to man. Two-three zone. Full-court press. Possession after possession, their legs are crouched low, burning, in a defensive slide to give the Titan women repetitions in their offense.
Former Army Coach Defends Trips: No Beer, No Women
by Tom Roeder email@example.com October 2014
When Army football recruits took a bus trip with head coach Bobby Ross, there was no drinking or dancing in the aisles like a trip for recruits earlier this year.
In Georgia, D-I Athletes' Academic Performance Lags
by Associated Press October 2014
Data from Georgia universities with top tier Division I football programs show they're willing to make exceptions to admission requirements for football players despite the schools becoming increasingly competitive for other incoming freshmen.
Columnist: 'Paper Classes' Cheapen My UNC Degree
by Don Campbell October 2014
In 1968, I became the first person in my family to graduate from UNC. I was proud enough of my degree to hang my diploma on my office wall for many years.
UT Volleyball Practice Facility Viewed as 'Game-Changer'
by Mike Strange firstname.lastname@example.org October 2014
Coach Rob Patrick and the Tennessee women’s volleyball waited their turn. They waited while a new aquatic center was built. And soccer and softball stadiums.
Michigan Coach Apologizes for Stake Incident
by Daily News wire services October 2014
The day after Michigan linebacker Joe Bolden planted a tent stake in the Spartan Stadium field before the Wolverines’ 35-11 loss to Michigan State, coach Brady Hoke apologized.
Report: West Point Recruits Wooed with Alcohol, Women
by Tom Roeder email@example.com - October 2014
The U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., which acknowledged the misconduct, disciplined 20 cadets for promoting underage drinking and other misdeeds and self-reported a recruiting violation to the NCAA.
PR Firm to Plead Case for Marshall U. Spot in Playoffs
by DEREK REDD, DAILY MAIL SPORTSWRITER October 2014
Conference USA, of which Marshall is a member, has retained the Los Angeles-based firm Brener Zwikel & Associates. According to USA Today, the firm sent a statement Thursday touting Marshall's credentials to the College Football Playoff committee.