• WVU Athletics on Pace to Set Fundraising Records


    The Mountaineer Athletic Club began the 2014-15 financial cycle by setting record highs in four of the first seven months. It has already created new seven-month highs and is tracking toward all-time highs for an entire year, according to executive director Matt Borman.

  • High School Secures $250K Sponsor for Athletic Pavilion

    by Jeff Rumage, North Shore NOW (Bayside, WI) February 2015

    A proposed athletic pavilion at Homestead High School would be named Sommer's Subaru Pavilion as recognition for the auto dealership's $250,000 donation to the facility.

  • Idaho Plans Aggressive Fundraising for $30M Arena

    by Sean Kramer Correspondent February 2015

    The University of Idaho is moving forward with plans to raise funds for a $30 million multiuse on-campus arena, UI president Chuck Staben and athletic director Rob Spear informed the Idaho State Board of Education at a meeting Thursday afternoon.

  • Columnist: Time for UTC Track Supporters to Ante Up

    by Mark Wiedmer February 2015

    Standing room only. That's the crowd that packed the Raccoon Mountain Room at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's University Center on Tuesday afternoon.

  • NFL Alum Bulger Endows $50K WVU Scholarship

    by MIKE CASAZZA February 2015

    More than 14 years after playing his final game at West Virginia University, Marc Bulger is aiming his efforts at his alma mater.

  • Sluggish Fundraising May Delay U. of Minnesota Project

    by JOE CHRISTENSEN; STAR TRIBUNE (Mpls.-St. Paul) February 2015

    The University of Minnesota's chief financial officer said that the school has a "big hill to climb" with fundraising if it's going to begin construction of its proposed $150 million athletics facilities project by October.

  • FGCU Gets $1M Toward Strength and Conditioning

    by Greg Hardwig 239-263-4767 February 2015

    Longtime donors Jim and Donna Sublett donated $1 million for Alico Arena’s strength and conditioning facility exclusively for FGCU’s 250 student-athletes.

  • Sports, Fitness Expo Raises Money for Abilene Youths

    by Brandon McAuliffe February 2015

    Contests including a quarterback skills competition and a long-drive golf challenge — and booths where people could try their hands at fast pitch, soccer and basketball — were some of the activities attendees at the annual West Texas Sports and Fitness Expo could enjoy.

  • Gift to Cover Half of School's $1.37M Sports Building

    by Susan Dibble February 2015

    Wheaton's St. Francis High School will break ground this spring on a $1.37 million building to house some sports programs and accommodations for spectators.

  • Bucks Could Tap NBA Loan Pool for Arena Financing

    by DON WALKER, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel February 2015

    With the legislative debate about to begin on Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to invest $220 million in state bonds toward a new Milwaukee sports arena, the Milwaukee Bucks have another financing option at their disposal.