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, 15, 2019
    Rec Center Pool Reopens After Legionnaires' Scare

    The indoor pool at the Arnold (Mo.) Recreation Center is open again after briefly closing due to a Legionnaires’ Disease scare.


  • Tuesday, January, 15, 2019
    Legal Fight Between Fired Coach, College Heats Up

    Matt Heath, a current member of the baseball coaching staff with the University of Tennessee-Martin, is still in the midst of a legal fight with his former employer, the College of Charleston.


  • Tuesday, January, 15, 2019
    Hilinski's Hope Partners with NCAA on Mental Health

    It’s been almost a full year since Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski died by suicide.


  • Monday, January, 14, 2019
    Second Lawsuit Filed in Oregon Rhabdo Case

    A day after a former player filed a similar lawsuit, a current player for the University of Oregon football team filed suit against the school, former head coach Willie Taggart, and former strength coach Irele Oderinde over an incident that landed him in the hospital.


  • Monday, January, 14, 2019
    Judge's Ruling Allows Suspended Player Back on Court

    After a debate in which national media, state politicians and the leadership of the Alabama High School Athletic Association publicly sparred over the fate of Maori Davenport, the player at the center of the controversy, was finally allowed to play.


  • Friday, January, 11, 2019
    Police Warn Fitness Patrons to Guard Against Thieves

    Police in Henrico County, Virginia are warning the community about a string of smash-and-grab thefts targeting cars parked at fitness centers.


  • Friday, January, 11, 2019
    State Legislators Call for Davenport Reinstatement

    Count the Alabama House of Representatives among those calling for the state’s high school athletic association to reinstate star basketball player Maori Davenport.


  • Friday, January, 11, 2019
    Facility Friday: Arizona Outdoor Pool, Twins Ballpark

    The University of Arizona celebrated the completion of its $13.2 million renovation to the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center. The project required a complete infrastructure overhaul, and includes overhead structures to allow sun in during the winter months, but provide shade during the summer months. The outdoor facility will host its first meet Friday when the women’s swim team hosts Washington State. — Tucscon.com


  • Thursday, January, 10, 2019
    NFL Drops Appeal in Concussion Settlement Case

    In what amounts to an about-face, the NFL has dropped its plans to appeal certain dementia diagnoses that were part of a landmark concussion case.


  • Thursday, January, 10, 2019
    Lawsuit Seeks $11.5M from Rhabdo-Causing Incident

    Former University of Oregon football player Doug Brenner has filed a lawsuit against the school, former head coach Willie Taggart, former strength coach Irele Oderinde and the NCAA claiming that all were negligent in their handling of an offseason workout that landed Brenner in the hospital.