Jason Scott
Jason Scott (jason@athleticbusiness.com) joined the Athletic Business team as the Online Managing Editor in 2015. Before joining AB, Jason worked as the social media manager for a small business, and before that he was a radio producer working with local talk shows and live sports broadcasts. When he's not at work, Jason enjoys reading, podcasts, sports, sophomoric TV cartoons, and long walks on the beach. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri's School of Journalism. 
  • Tuesday, January, 22, 2019
    Volunteers Chip In for Rec Center Renovation

    The Dr. Martin Luther King Civic Center in East Cleveland, Ohio, got some love from members of the community on Monday as volunteers gave their time to give the facility a needed facelift.


  • Tuesday, January, 22, 2019
    Bill Allowing College Athletes Pay to Get Hearing

    A bill that would allow college athletes to get paid for endorsements and sign with agents will get a hearing in the Washington state legislature this week.


  • Tuesday, January, 22, 2019
    FSU Apologizes for Martin Luther King Day Tweet

    A Twitter account associated with Florida State University’s football program caused a bit of an online kerfuffle Monday, when it posted a graphic celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


  • Monday, January, 21, 2019
    UConn Addresses Ollie-Era Violations

    The University of Connecticut on Friday announced that it would self-impose penalties for violations of NCAA rules that took place within the men’s basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie.


  • Monday, January, 21, 2019
    Basketball Teams Banned from Postseason for Brawl

    A bench-clearing brawl that broke out between boys basketball teams on Dec. 7 has led to both teams being disqualified from the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Playoffs.


  • Monday, January, 21, 2019
    Report: Charter Planes Used More by Men’s Teams

    When it comes to college sports, charter plane travel can be a major boon, allowing coaches to save time and fly exactly when needed.


  • Friday, January, 18, 2019
    Facility Friday: South Carolina Gamecocks, Wake Forest Pitching Lab, LSU Beach Volleyball

    Wake Forest University announced that it had completed a pitching lab within the Chris Hurd Player Development Center at David F. Couch Ballpark. The facility is the first of its kind in collegiate athletics, and represents a partnership between the university and Wake Forest Baptist Health. The biomechanics lab will be utilized to develop Wake Forest student-athletes, and will be expanded to analyze athletes from youth baseball programs with the aim of compiling data to identify the root causes of common baseball injuries. — GoDeacs.com


  • Thursday, January, 17, 2019
    VHSL Mulls Banning Offseason Practices

    The era of offseason practices for high school sports may be coming to a close in Virginia, as the Virginia High School League weighs a proposal that would eliminate them.


  • Thursday, January, 17, 2019
    Ex-USC Assistant Granted New Trial Against NCAA

    Former University of Southern California assistant football coach Todd McNair was granted a new trial in his defamation lawsuit against the NCAA in what’s seen as a rebuke of how the organization investigated the Reggie Bush scandal.


  • Wednesday, January, 16, 2019
    Community Mourns Death of High School Football Star

    A South Carolina high school football standout has died due to complications from surgery on his leg, according to an announcement the district posted on Facebook.