Columnist: College Hoops Coaches Need Replay Flag
by Mark Wiedmer April 2015
For select programs around the country, winning is basically all that matters. But for everyone else, the word "enjoy" is paramount to financial success.
CFP Debut: Bowl Payout Up $200M to Record $500M
by Press Services April 2015
According to an NCAA report released Tuesday, the 39 postseason FBS games distributed $505.9 million to the participating conferences and schools. The schools spent $100.2 million to take part in bowl games.
WKU Suspends Swim, Diving Programs for Five Years
by Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee) April 2015
Western Kentucky suspended its swimming and diving programs for five years on Tuesday after the school and Bowling Green police found violations of Title IX sexual misconduct and assault, harassment and the student conduct code.
CFB Coaches Weigh In on 'Automatic Release' Issue
by Michael Carvell; Staff April 2015
A proposal for an early signing period for college football will be voted on this summer. It could solve some problems, but also create others.
Ohio State's Meyer Extended, Will Get $6.5M Annually
by David Jablonski, Dayton Daily News April 2015
Urban Meyer completed his third season with the Buckeyes in January and won the first College Football Playoff national championship. His previous contract ran through 2017 and would have paid him $4.9 million for 2015. His new salary in 2015 will be $5.8 million.
Remembering Lauren Hill: 'A Once-in-a-Lifetime Gift'
by Tom McKee WCPO 9 April 2015
Community members paid their respects Monday evening to Lauren Hill, the 19-year-old basketball player and cancer fighter who died Friday after inspiring the Tri-State and the country with her caring unselfish determination and zest for life.
UT Senior Associate AD: Department Merger for the Best
by Donna Thomas April 2015
Change is never easy. The consolidation of departments, facing the fact that our most revered family member has an unforgiving disease, the retirement of a respected leader, converting a brand - it isn't easy.
OSU Event Helps Connect Players with Student Peers
by Rob Oller, The Columbus Dispatch April 2015
The relationship between college students and their football-playing classmates is a quirky mix of mystery and cool distance. Students know of these players more than they actually know them.
Fundraisers Scramble to Save Cleveland State Wrestling
by John Cummings, Dayton Daily News April 2015
Nick Corba and Latrell Davis had different images in mind when Cleveland State University athletic director John Parry walked into their wrestling room March 30. Davis, a state qualifier from Middletown, thought it was going to be a good visit. Corba, a state champ from Beavercreek, had a feeling it was going to be bad.
The AB Extra: April 10
by Laura Godlewski April 2015
This week's AB Extra includes updates on two prominent professional stadiums, a warning for anyone thinking of attending The Masters and a new potential programming idea for your facility. But we begin with a new youth football league aimed at fixing the "broken" culture in sports. New to The Extra? Here's last week's edition.