• UMaine Cheerleading Still Going Strong

    by Pete Warner BDN Staff October 2014

    Despite the program's status as a "sports activity" and overall budget constraints, UMaine has maintained a viable cheerleading program.

  • 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 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 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 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 - 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.