• Illinois AD Feels Secure Despite Abuse Claims in Two Sports

    by David Just May 2015

    Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas says he's not concerned about his job security even as his athletic department confronts allegations of abuse from both its football and women's basketball programs.

  • Fired by ND in '09, Weis Still Tops Irish Coaches' Payroll

    by Staff, news services May 2015

    Fired Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis earned nearly twice as much as Brian Kelly, the man who replaced him as football coach.

  • Voters Oust School Board Pair for 'Redskins' Retirement

    by Karen Robinson News Staff Reporter May 2015

    Lancaster School District voters, angry about the abrupt retiring of their mascot, tossed out two incumbents who voted to do away with the mascot that was beloved by many and deemed racist by others.

  • Prep Coach Who Resigned Now Wants Old Job Back

    by Phil Anastasia; Inquirer Staff Writer May 2015

    Paul Wiedeman , the highly successful boys' basketball coach at Haddonfield High School, has decided that the grass isn't always greener, after all.

  • Rec Director Hiring Brings Conflict-of-Interest Claims

    by Katie Leslie; Staff May 2015

    A legal opinion sought by a critic of an Atlanta councilmember's appointment to the Atlanta Fulton County Recreation Authority is adding fuel to a debate over the appropriateness of her dual roles.

  • Short on Candidates, Marlins Move GM to Manager

    by Press Services May 2015

    Marlins general manager Dan Jennings was selected Monday to replace Mike Redmond in the dugout. Jennings has 31 years of experience in professional baseball, but he never played in the majors and has never managed.

  • Prep Coach Resigns Amid Parent, Player Complaints

    by Tom Chard Staff Writer May 2015

    South Portland High basketball coach Phil Conley said he was shocked when he was told in a meeting Tuesday with school administrators that he wouldn't be asked to return next season.

  • Ohio State's Associate Band Director Gets Interim Tag

    by Collin Binkley May 2015

    The associate director of Ohio State University's marching band will take over as interim director for the upcoming season after a search for a permanent successor stalled in recent months.

  • Kennesaw State Paying Coach $105K to Step Down

    by Doug Roberson; Staff May 2015

    Although he had two years remaining on his contract, Kennesaw State is paying Jimmy Lallathin $105,000 to step down as men's basketball coach after a tempestuous final few weeks with the university

  • Athletic Director Who Resigned to Get $125K Settlement

    by Leslie Bridgers, Staff Writer May 2015

    The Westbrook schools' former athletic director, who resigned last year after a controversy about the overturned suspensions of student-athletes, will receive more than $125,000 in a settlement agreement reached Monday with the school department.