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  • Track Coach Who Died at Meet Seen Cheering to the End

    by Naples Daily News (Florida) May 2015

    It was a beautiful weekend for track and field, the best weather since the FHSAA Championships were moved to Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida.

  • The AB Extra: April 3

    by Michael Gaio April 2015

    We dive into the second edition of The AB Extra with some Final Four coverage, an April Fools Day tweet gone wrong and heroics from two YMCA lifeguards. Today we begin with this heartwarming display of sportsmanship in women’s college basketball.

  • Athlete Kicked Off Team for Vulgar Mo'ne Davis Tweet

    by Laura Godlewski, Athletic Business Intern March 2015

    A baseball player for Bloomsburg University was kicked off the team following an offensive tweet he posted about Mo’ne Davis, breakout star of the Little League World Series. 

    Joey Casselberry, a first baseman for the team, was responsible for the vulgar message and has since deleted his Twitter account where the tweet was posted. 

  • Vanderbilt Coach Threatens to 'Kill' Player, Apologizes

    by Michael Gaio February 2015

    Vanderbilt men's basketball coach Kevin Stallings' team had just knocked off in-state rival Tennessee before his postgame outburst became the biggest story of the night.

  • Kansas State Fans Storm Court, Chaos Ensues

    by Michael Gaio February 2015

    Kansas State’s Bramlage Coliseum is nicknamed the “Octagon of Doom” and claims to have the largest student section in the Big 12. Monday night, that section spilled onto the court in a doomsday scene for players, coaches and fans.

  • Manslaughter Plea Entered in Soccer Ref's Death

    by Laura Godlewski, Athletic Business Intern February 2015

    A recreational soccer player in Michigan who was charged with punching a referee and killing him during a game has agreed to a plea deal with prosecutors. Bassel Saad will serve eight to 15 years in prison as part of the deal and will plead either guilty or no contest to involuntary manslaughter, according to his lawyer, Cyril Hall. 

  • Detroit Prep Team Wins Basketball Game 80-0

    by Michael Gaio January 2015

    It's a score that will make you look twice and no, it's not a typo. The girls basketball team from Detroit area powerhouse Cass Tech beat Detroit Osborn 80-0 in a playoff game Wednesday night.

  • 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.

  • Post-Scandal Sayreville: AD Resigns, Team to Play in Fall

    by Michael Gaio January 2015

    The months-long fallout in the wake of the hazing scandal at Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey continues.

  • Brawls Lead to Bans for Tennessee High School Teams

    by Andrew Brandt November 2014

    On October 23, two Tennessee high school football teams were banned from postseason play for three years following an on-field brawl. On Friday, another pair of Tennessee teams had an altercation and were handed the same sentence.