RECENT ARTICLES
  • Opinion: NCAA Misses Chance with Syracuse Ruling

    by Mark Wiedmer, Chattanooga Times Free Press (Tennessee) March 2015

    When the NCAA sort of, kind of put the hammer down on the Syracuse basketball program Friday for academic chicanery and other issues, a parallel thought instantly seized college hoops fanatics everywhere: Namely, should the North Carolina program and new Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall be afraid, very afraid or hopeful?

  • Opinion: NCAA Report Proof It's Time for Boeheim To Go

    by Paul Newberry, Associated Press March 2015

    For the better part of a decade, Jim Boeheim oversaw a college basketball program that broke all sorts of rules, yet the only real price he's required to pay is a nine-game suspension next season. Actually, he should be getting ready to coach his final game at Syracuse.

  • Opinion: 'Tebow' Laws Troubling for Home Schooling

    by Robert Holland March 2015

    The specter of potential Tebows being victimized and sidelined forever by denial of equal access for home-schoolers to government schooling’s perks has helped advocates in 30 states shatter this supposed barrier to shared athletic glory and potential riches.

  • UT at Chattanooga Playing Title IX Numbers Game

    by David Cook March 2015

    To talk about University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's Title IX troubles is to sooner or later realize this: Football and wrestling take up an awful lot of room.

  • Prep Team Reinstated in Playoffs After Jersey Violation

    by Laura Godlewski, Athletic Business Intern March 2015

    A California high school girls’ basketball team that was forced to forfeit a win after a jersey violation has been reinstated in the playoffs after winning an appeal. 

  • The Citadel Cracking Down on Hazing

    by amanda kerr; akerr@postandcourier.com March 2015

    A total of 11 cadets have either dropped out or been suspended from The Citadel amid an unprecedented inquiry by the military college into alleged acts of hazing.

  • Stadium Progress Delayed Over FEMA Objections

    by Brian Francisco Washington editor March 2015

    FEMA has suspended $5.5 million in hazard mitigation grants for Indiana because it contends that parts of the Kokomo ballpark are being built in a flood-prone area that is supposed to remain open green space.

  • Fenway Park Neighbors Call for Increase in Parking Fines

    by MARIE SZANISZLO and COLNETH SMILEY Jr. March 2015

    Fed-up Fenway neighbors -- tired of scofflaw Red Sox fans stealing their residential spaces -- want to see fines more than doubled to $100 for foul parking around the ballpark.

  • Assault Case Raises Questions: 'What Did Coach K Know?'

    by Deron Snyder, THE WASHINGTON TIMES March 2015

    Determining if Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski sat on disturbing claims for nine months before dismissing Rasheed Sulaimon is important.

  • Oregon Sexual Assault Case Highlights Bigger Issue

    by Michael Gaio March 2015

    Ugly details have emerged regarding an alleged sexual assault at the University of Oregon and the school’s handling of the lawsuit that followed.