• S.C. Coach Sues Missouri AD for Defamation

    by Courtney Cameron February 2018

    In a defamation suit filed Thursday in Richland County, S.C., South Carolina women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley sought damages up to $75,000 from Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk, after comments made last month.

  • Coach Attacks Ref at Fourth-Grade Basketball Game

    by Andy Berg February 2018

    A brawl broke out at a fourth-grade basketball game after one of the coaches attacked a referee.

  • Ex-Coach Granted Separate Trials for Stalking, Assault

    by Caitlin Schmidt February 2018

    The criminal case against a former University of Arizona assistant track and field coach accused of assaulting and stalking one of his athletes became more complicated Tuesday, when a Pima County judge granted a motion to sever the charges against him.

  • Clothing Store Sues Ex-MSU Officials, NCAA

    by Antonio Morales February 2018

    Florida's Dan Mullen and Scott Stricklin, both formerly of Mississippi State, NCAA investigator Mike Sheridan and the NCAA itself have been throw into the Rebel Rags legal saga.

  • Kentucky HS Coach Blows Whistle on Shady Recruiting

    by Andy Berg February 2018

    A former Pike Central High School (Ky.) assistant principal and boys’ basketball coach has filed a civil lawsuit alleging a local business owner was orchestrating an illegal recruiting system.

  • Courts Continue to Chip Away at Baseball Rule

    by Paul Anderson February 2018

    Entering Miller Park here in Milwaukee for a Brewers game, fans might notice the "watch out for flying bats and balls" signs, but how many fans understand that those signs are a warning of the actual dangers inherent in watching a game?

  • Voters Approve Science Labs, Athletic Field Updates

    by Scott Eidler February 2018

    Enhanced security, new science labs and an artificial turf athletic field are among $45 million in facility upgrades for the Syosset school district after voters approved the spending last week.

  • Olympic First: Sexual Assault Counseling Offered

    by Erica Evans February 2018

    At the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, Tinder use skyrocketed, and matches in the Olympic village increased by 129 percent after the first weekend of competition, according to news reports.

  • Gophers Star Lynch Will Not Appeal Expulsion

    by Andy Berg February 2018

    Former Minnesota Gopher basketball star Reggie Lynch said in a statement Thursday that he will accept his expulsion from the University of Minnesota over allegations of sexual misconduct.

  • Court Hears Disturbing Allegations Against Hockey Coach

    by Laurel Sweet February 2018

    Eight boys as young as 6, including two Marblehead brothers, have stepped forward in the past week to accuse their private hockey coach of molesting them — and prosecutors say they don’t know where the fount of disturbing claims will end.