- Friday, May, 18, 2018
Cal Fires Long-Time Employee over Assault Allegations
The University of California has fired an assistant athletic director for student services in light of allegations of sexual abuse against a player.
- Thursday, May, 17, 2018
High School Basketball Star Actually 25 Years Old
A star high school basketball player has been arrested after it was discovered he was actually 25 years old.
- Wednesday, May, 16, 2018
Louisville Denies Sexism, Discrimination Charges
The University of Louisville has officially denied that its athletic department engaged in discriminatory and sexist conduct.
- Tuesday, May, 15, 2018
Facility Cleaning and Sanitizing Tips and Products
In January 2017, a Nevada woman died after an infection in her leg proved resistant to 26 different antibiotics. According to Dr. James Johnson, professor of infectious diseases medicine at the University of Minnesota, the type of drug-resistant "superbug" found in the woman's leg was just the beginning of what could become a global health crisis. "We're off the cliff," Johnson told NPR at the time. "It's already happening. People are dying. It's right here, right now. Sure, it's going to get worse. But we're already there."
- Monday, May, 14, 2018
Russia Offers Food Deal to Finish World Cup Stadium
Russia is employing Soviet-era tactics in hopes of completing its World Cup facilities in time for the first matches, which start June 14 and run through July 15.
- Monday, May, 14, 2018
Virus Plagues NCAA Womens’ Regional Golf Tournament
Golfers at the NCAA Women’s Austin Regional last week were plagued by a mysterious illness that sent a number of athletes to the hospital.
- Friday, May, 11, 2018
New Transfer Rule Criticized for Racial Inequality
A clause in a new proposal that would allow student-athletes to compete immediately after transferring to a new school is raising questions about racial inequality.
- Thursday, May, 10, 2018
Hartford Settles Stadium Fraud Lawsuit
The city of Hartford, Conn., has settled a civil lawsuit against two developers and others involved in a failed bid to renovate the city’s multipurpose Dillon stadium.
- Monday, May, 07, 2018
Transgender Woman Sues Club for Discrimination
A transgender woman is suing a California gym, claiming gym management failed to accommodate her after she was threatened by another member.
- Thursday, May, 03, 2018
Developer Sues Phoenix for Suns Arena Plans
A real-estate developer is suing the city of Phoenix for information related to the renovation of the Talking Stick Resort Arena, home of the Phoenix Suns.
- Wednesday, November, 08, 2017
Letter from the Editor: Common Ground
It's an interesting time to be part of this industry. In recent months, sport has again realized its platform as an effective channel for social and cultural debate. Whether or not you feel strongly about protests taking place on the sidelines of NFL games — and those at the college and high school levels — it's hard to ignore that this industry finds itself at the epicenter of a politically charged conversation.
- Monday, October, 09, 2017
Letter from the Editor: Never Lose Perspective
Perspective is everything. It's a phrase that went through my head more than once as we put together our annual Facilities of Merit® issue.