• AB Reader Perspective: What’s on Your Reading List?

    by AB Staff August 2017

    Read any good books lately? Share your comment below.

  • No Charges Filed Against Youth Sports Director

    by Tyler Jett August 2017

    County Attorney Chad Young said he was worried that Ringgold Youth Sports Association Director Earl Epps was turning a profit at those tournaments, making money on the local government's property without any sort of contract. The concerns went so far that a prosecutor asked the Georgia Bureau of Investigation looked into the case.

  • Other NFL Players Fill Kaepernick's Protest Void

    by Jarrett Bell August 2017

    The protests of Seattle Seahawks' Michael Bennett and Oakland Raiders' Marshawn Lynch served notice that the NFL can't distance itself from the nation's social turmoil by refusing to give Kaepernick an opportunity.

  • Reader Perspectives: What Has Been Your Best Equipment Purchase?

    by AB Editors August 2017

    We're asking Athletic Business readers to tell us about their most valuable equipment purchases.

  • Minnesota State HS League Executive Director to Step Down

    by Jim Paulsen August 2017

    After 31 years with the Minnesota State High School League, nearly all of them as the league's executive director, Dave Stead announced Tuesday that he plans to step down from the position Feb. 1.

  • Nutt Would Settle Suit for Apology From Ole Miss

    by Dan Wolken August 2017

    Former Mississippi football coach Houston Nutt has offered to settle his defamation lawsuit with the school in exchange for a public apology and $500,000 to fund the creation of an integrity for college sports commission in the state, a person with knowledge of the case told USA TODAY Sports.

  • How Houston Nutt Factored into Freeze's Ole Miss Exit

    by Dayton Daily News July 2017

    It was a recently filed civil lawsuit from Houston Nutt against the university that unearthed the phone records that eventually revealed Freeze's school-issued cellphone had dialed an escort service on at least one occasion in 2016.

  • Ole Miss Coach Freeze Resigns Amid Conduct Questions

    by Dan Wolken July 2017

    A one-minute call made from the university-issued phone of Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze to a number associated with a female escort service was raised as a potential issue in the back-and-forth between the university's legal counsel and the attorney for former Rebels football coach Houston Nutt, according to records and correspondence obtained by USA TODAY Sports.

  • New Baylor Coach Rhule Says Team Will Learn from Past

    by Dan Wolken July 2017

    Matt Rhule was peppered with questions about the fallout from the school's sexual assault scandal at his first Big 12 media days appearance Tuesday.

  • KSU Lineman Comes Out, Gets Support from Team

    by Matt Bonesteel July 2017

    Ranked by 247 Sports as the eighth-best high school prospect in the state of Kansas, Scott Frantz headed to Kansas State in 2015. But he still didn't feel comfortable revealing his homosexuality to his teammates.