• Prep Hoops Coach Resigns, Players Suspended

    by Nick Sambides Jr. BDN Staff January 2015

    The actions come in the wake of complaints about unsportsmanlike tactics during a Mattanawcook Academy boys basketball game against Houlton High School on Friday night, according to a school official.

  • Fan Disturbances Force Prep Basketball Rescheduling

    by Marc Pendleton January 2015

    Most of the remaining City League boys high school basketball games are being moved to Sunday afternoons - starting Feb. 1 - in the aftermath of several disturbances among fans at some of the Friday night games.

  • Brawling Prep Basketball Teams Get Fines, Probation

    by Chris Thomas, Knoxville News-Sentinel January 2015

    The Maryville and William Blount high school basketball programs were placed on two years probation and fined $1,500 apiece for a fight during a game last week at William Blount High School.

  • U. of Memphis Disciplines 12 Players for Bowl Brawl

    by Phil Stukenborg, The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN) January 2015

    The penalties — meted out by the U of M in cooperation with American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco — include suspension from team practices, scrimmages and games. Game suspensions will be from one-half to two games.

  • Penn State AD Condemns '409' Decals, Then Apologizes

    by Michael Gaio January 2015

    On Friday, the NCAA agreed to restructure the sanctions on Penn State University and restore 111 victories it had stripped from Joe Paterno's record in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal.

  • Prep Coach Suspended Two Games Over 161-2 Score

    by Jessica Chasmar, The Washington Times January 2015

    A Southern California high school basketball coach has been suspended for bad sportsmanship after his team won 161-2 in one of the state's most lopsided games in history.

  • Prep Soccer Coach Banned Six Weeks for Red Cards

    by Jarrett Guthrie, Tribune correspondent January 2015

    Tampa Prep boys soccer coach Doug Smith was suspended six weeks by the Florida High School Athletics Association after receiving two red cards during the Terrapins' match on Tuesday at Jesuit.

  • High School Disciplining Five Athletes for Bullying

    by Rick Kambic. @Rick_Kambic January 2015

    Mundelein High School is disciplining five student athletes after an investigation into bullying on the football and wresting teams, school officials said.

  • Coatesvile District to Continue Confronting Discrimination

    by Michaelle Bond; Inquirer Staff Writer January 2015

    To prevent discrimination in Coatesville schools, district officials agreed Tuesday to continue the reforms they have started, implement others to ensure fair treatment of students and staff, and continue to work with outside agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice.

  • Prep Basketball Brawl Brings Probe, Suspensions

    by Greg Billing January 2015

    The investigation into the fight between Wayne and Springfield during Friday night's boys high school basketball game continues, but discipline has been handed out to some players, according to Greater Western Ohio Conference commissioner Eric Spahr.