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  • Opinion: One 'Lady Vols' Team Is One Too Many

    by Christine Brennan, cbrennan@usatoday.com, USA TODAY Sports November 2014

    Just as Tennessee was entering the 21st century, university officials did the unthinkable: They left the women's basketball team behind.

  • Branding Consultant Helped Steer New UT Image

    by Mike Strange strangem@knoxnews.com Mike Strange covers UT athletics. Follow him at twitter.com/Strangemike44 November 2014

    While reaction from former Lady Vol athletes and a large segment of the fan base of UT's women's teams has been negative, internal response has been accepting.

  • Florida's First HS Bowl Games Preparing to Kick Off

    by Jim Halley, @jimhalley, USA TODAY Sports November 2014

    College teams have played postseason football since 1902, but this season, for the first time, six high school state champions will go to bowl games.

  • All Sports at Tennessee But One to Be Called 'Volunteers'

    by News Sentinel staff November 2014

    The University of Tennessee announced Monday night in a release it will implement a branding restructure that will feature the Power T logo for all programs except for women's basketball.

  • Sports Project Suspends Fundraising; City to Market Site

    by Steven Matthews November 2014

    GoodSports Enterprises is suspending its $22 million fieldhouse/hotel project on the site between TJ Chumps and the Heights music center in Huber Heights indefinitely.

  • Pregame Pyro Out as Tennessee Prioritizes Resources

    by Ben Frederickson, Knoxville News-Sentinel November 2014

    Tennessee basketball fans will notice some differences at Thompson-Boling Arena this season.

  • Advance Deals Make Tougher College Football Schedules Tricky

    by Dan Wolken, @DanWolken, USA TODAY Sports November 2014

    More and more commonly, schools are making long-range scheduling plans for the rest of this decade and well into the 2020s, hoping to secure games that will boost their football program's profile if it happens to be in playoff contention.

  • Purdue Offering Free Football Tickets to Students

    by Michael Gaio August 2014

    It’s practically an epidemic for colleges and universities around the country: How can we get students to attend football games?

  • Multimedia Marketing Transforms High School Athletics

    by Dennis Van Milligen August 2014

    To say the business of high school sports marketing has evolved during Jack Roberts' tenure would be an understatement. Roberts, executive director of the Michigan High School Athletic Association, just completed his 28th year in that position. He fondly remembers when he started, a time before fax machines and a time when lengthy face-to-face meetings were all part of doing business.

  • Nike's LED Basketball Court a Sight to Behold

    by Michael Gaio August 2014

    Nike is known for designing futuristic shoes, clothes and now, basketball courts.