Friday, August, 31, 2018
Southern Illinois University Rethinks Activism Policy
Southern Illinois University is walking back a new policy that would have made any political activism by student-athletes in uniform grounds for dismissal.
Thursday, August, 30, 2018
Nassar Defender Appointed to Elite USAG Coaching Job
USA Gymnastics sparked outrage Tuesday when the organization announced it would be appointing Mary Lee Tracy as elite development coordinator for its women’s program.
Wednesday, August, 29, 2018
New Coaching Program Aimed at Violence Prevention
The University of Northern Iowa and the Iowa High School Athletic Association have partnered on a new program that aims to help young male athletes better deal with their emotions.
Monday, August, 27, 2018
HS Football Game Cancelled After Fight Sparks Panic
The annual “Salt Bowl” between Benton and Bryant (Ark.) high schools drew more than 38,000 fans to Little Rock’s War Memorial Stadium on Saturday, but the game was doomed to an abrupt end.
Thursday, August, 23, 2018
New Jersey Tops State Safety Rankings for HS Athletes
The Korey Stringer Institute has updated its state-by-state sport safety policy rankings, and New Jersey has reason to pat itself on the back.
Wednesday, August, 22, 2018
Raiders Mull Jail, Courtroom for New Las Vegas Stadium
When the Oakland Raiders move to their new home in Las Vegas, they’ll have special accommodations for rowdy fans.
Tuesday, August, 21, 2018
Hurricanes Get Trashy with Eco-Friendly Uniforms
In a nod to their location along the Atlantic Ocean, the Miami Hurricanes football team will be wearing uniforms made from recycled ocean trash.
Monday, August, 20, 2018
Report: Zach Smith Acted Inappropriately at Ohio State
Former Ohio State receivers coach Zach Smith may have engaged in inappropriate behavior while on the job, and even while visiting the White House after the Buckeyes won a national title in 2014.
Friday, August, 17, 2018
Idaho AD Fired Over Treatment of Female Athletes
The Idaho State Board of Education has fired University of Idaho athletic director Rob Spear following allegations that he mishandled a sexual assault case and mismanaged female student-athletes.
Wednesday, August, 15, 2018
Chlorine Sickens Kids at Life Time Fitness Location
More than a dozen kids were sickened at a Life Time Fitness location in Johns Creek (Ga.) when a chlorine mixer malfunctioned at the location’s outdoor pool.
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.