• Performance Award Puts FSU's Fisher in $5M Club

    by Tom D'Angelo, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer January 2015

    Jimbo Fisher will receive a raise of nearly $1.4 million next season, a reward for leading Florida State to a second consecutive undefeated regular season and another top 5 finish.

  • Hiring of Rec Director Shines Light on Nepotism

    by Nick Sambides Jr. BDN Staff January 2015

    While cities like Bangor and Portland have strict regulations that prevent employees from hiring and supervising relatives, as does state government, avoiding such conflicts is more difficult in towns with small populations in which residents are often related.

  • Coatesville Scandal Claims Another Administrator

    by Michaelle Bond; Inquirer Staff Writer January 2015

    The Coatesville Area School District's board on Tuesday voted unanimously to accept the resignation of the district's assistant superintendent. The action came just days after the resignation of a school board member who, until last month, was vice president.

  • College Loses Sixth Head Coach Since Nixing D-II Bid

    by Staff reports January 2015

    McMurry women's soccer coach Alan Riches, who took over a program that had endured three consecutive winless seasons and produced back-to-back .500 records, has resigned after five seasons.

  • With $800K Raise, Georgia's Richt Joins $4M Coach Club

    by Chip Towers; Staff January 2015

    The way Georgia has been throwing around football money this year, it was only a matter of time before some found its way to Mark Richt.

  • Coach Gone, Southern Miss Bans Itself from Postsason

    by en Frederickson Knoxville News Sentinel January 2015

    The NCAA investigation into Tennessee basketball coach Donnie Tyndall's former Southern Miss program has resulted in a self-imposed postseason ban for the Golden Eagles.

  • School Deals with Second Coach Resignation in Weeks

    by Marc Pendleton January 2015

    Tippecanoe overcame the sudden resignation of its girls varsity basketball coach last month. Now, it must do the same with its boys program.

  • Youth Football Coach Convicted of Sexual Assaults

    by Mark Fazlollah; Inquirer Staff Writer January 2015

    After two hours of deliberations, a Common Pleas Court jury Thursday found a 25-year-old Philadelphia youth football coach guilty of sexually assaulting five boys ages 8 to 10 and a 21-year-old disabled man.

  • Air Force Outlines Process of Hiring Athletic Director

    by Tom Roeder January 2015

    The Air Force Academy spent a year on the process that resulted in the hiring of its new athletic director.

  • Over Past Three Years, UW Coaching Bonuses Hit $2.6M

    by TODD D. MILEWSKI January 2015

    When the Wisconsin men's basketball team was selected for the NCAA tournament last March, head coach Bo Ryan earned a $50,000 bonus.