RECENT ARTICLES
  • Drury Coach Steps Down to Head Anti-Hazing Task Force

    by Courtney Cameron January 2017

    Brian Reynolds, head swimming and diving coach for Drury University in Springfield, Mo., has announced his intention to step down as coach in order to devote his time to an anti-hazing task force he plans to create with the help of dean of students Tijuana Julian and athletic director Mark Fisher.

  • Fire Code Could Lock Late HS Fans Out

    by Colorado Springs Gazette January 2017

    Fans of Sierra and Sand Creek recently found out the hard way that simply showing up for a game doesn't necessarily translate into admission. Actually, that's the fire code doing its job.

  • Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) group and the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association (CPSDA) Joint Response regarding 30% Protein Rule

    by Contributors: Randy Bird, MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS, Amy Bragg, RD, CSSD, LD, Amy Freel, MS, RD, Christine Karpinski, PhD, RD, CSSD, LDN, Christine Rosenbloom, PhD, RD, CSSD, Travis Thomas, PhD, RD, CSSD, LD, and Kelly White, MS, RD, CSSD, LD January 2017

    Background:

    Discussion at the December 2014 Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports (CSMAS) meeting included consideration of the dietary protein needs of collegiate student-athletes. The Committee requested a joint response from the Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) group and the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association (CPSDA) regarding the state of the science and the state of practice within collegiate athletics on student-athlete dietary protein needs.

  • NCAA's 30 Percent Protein Calorie Rule Deregulated

    by Courtney Cameron January 2017

    The NCAA has overturned a regulation limiting the amount of protein permitted to be contained in supplements provided by an institution to its student-athletes.

  • Florida High School Track and Field Goes Metric

    by Courtney Cameron January 2017

    In February, the Florida High School Athletic Association will become the first in the country to impose a metric measuring system on field events for all district, regional and state track and field championship meets.

  • HS Transfer Rule Hearing Leads to Calls for Repeal

    by Amy Donaldson January 2017

    A Utah State Board of Education hearing Thursday night was packed with parents, coaches, principals and superintendents, all pleading for a repeal of a rule that is barely a month old.

  • UHSAA to Hold Hearing on Transfer Rule

    by Amy Donaldson January 2017

    The Utah High School Activities Association is petitioning the State Board of Education to reconsider a recent rule governing transfers of high school athletes.

  • Brown Could Be Fined for Facebook Live Video

    by The Buffalo News January 2017

    Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin had strong words for Antonio Brown, calling him "foolish," "selfish" and "inconsiderate" and threatened swift punishment for his star receiver after a postgame video from the locker room in Kansas City was broadcast on Facebook.

  • Louisville Preps Response to NCAA Charges

    by Jeff Greer January 2017

    Louisville athletics director Tom Jurich and interim president Neville Pinto indicated the university planned to dispute the four allegations outlined by the NCAA in its notice to the university in October.

  • After Investigation, HS Must Vacate Championship

    by Jodie Wagner January 2017

    Pahokee waited eight years to claim its seventh state football championship. On Thursday, the school was told it might have to give it back.