Wednesday, February, 08, 2017
Baylor Coach Arrested; Supporters Demand Reform
On Tuesday, a letter was issued to the Baylor University school board by the Bears for Leadership Reform, a group composed of thousands of Baylor supporters, voicing concern over the effectiveness of university leadership as allegations continue to surface among athletics department students and staff. The letter was signed by 14 former Baylor regents, 3 of whom have served as chairman of the board.
Tuesday, February, 07, 2017
CU Rec Makes Advances in Adaptive Programming
The University of Colorado Recreation Center is making significant advances in the way of creating a universal community and activity hub for its diverse student population.
Monday, February, 06, 2017
High School Sports Go Live Online
With approximately 2.5 million high school sporting events hosted around the country every year, and more than 8 million American student-athletes, the potential revenue from live streaming of high school sports is estimated by PlayOn! Sports at $2 billion annually.
Friday, February, 03, 2017
Baylor Produces Text Evidence; Briles Drops Libel Suit
A new lawsuit was filed Thursday by seven Baylor officials, several school regents and the interim university president among them, accusing former head football coach Art Briles and other members of the athletics administration of conspiring to keep hidden multiple counts of athlete misconduct.
Wednesday, February, 01, 2017
Goldman Sachs Follows Sands out of Raiders Deal
On Monday, billionaire owner of the Sands hotel and casino in Las Vegas Sheldon Adelson, rescinded his promise of a $650 million contribution to the Oakland Raiders new stadium deal.
Tuesday, January, 31, 2017
Local Groups Struggle to Recruit Youth Sports Officials
In the last year, finding qualified officials to work youth sports tournament games has become increasingly more difficult, according to the Sports Commission in Rochester, Minn. This makes it harder to host local tournaments, which results in fewer competition opportunities for youths.
Monday, January, 30, 2017
NBA, Colleges React to Executive Order on Travel
An executive order signed into effect on Friday suspending the United States Refugee Program a minimum of 120 days and banning entry to nationals of seven “countries of concern” for a minimum of 90 days has worried many international companies, among them the NBA and a number of American universities who have welcomed international students.
Thursday, January, 26, 2017
Study Finds One-Sport Specialization Leads to Injury
Last month, the National Federation of High School Associations released the results of a study conducted by researchers from the University of Wisconsin measuring injury rates for student-athletes in conjunction with sport specialization.
Thursday, January, 26, 2017
Product Spotlight 2017: Cardio Equipment
Tuesday, January, 24, 2017
Drury Coach Steps Down to Head Anti-Hazing Task Force
Brian Reynolds, head swimming and diving coach for Drury University in Springfield, Mo., has announced his intention to step down as coach in order to devote his time to an anti-hazing task force he plans to create with the help of dean of students Tijuana Julian and athletic director Mark Fisher.