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. 
  • Thursday, March, 14, 2019
    Falling Light Pole Injures HS Soccer Player, Referee

    Emergency personnel were called to a soccer field Saturday to tend to two people injured by a falling light pole.


  • Wednesday, March, 13, 2019
    Most Valuable College Basketball Teams

    As college basketball’s premier event draws near, attention turns to data like record, NET rating and RPI.


  • Wednesday, March, 13, 2019
    Firings, Suspensions in Wake of Admissions Scandal

    News broke yesterday morning that the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Massachusetts had filed charges in a nationwide college admissions scam in which individuals paid and accepted bribes to make prospective students more attractive to prestigious institutions.


  • Tuesday, March, 12, 2019
    Ex-Louisville Recruit Defends Suit Against Adidas

    Former University of Louisville basketball recruit Brian Bowen is suing Adidas, arguing that the fraud committed by some of the company’s executives adversely affected his athletic career.


  • Tuesday, March, 12, 2019
    HS Coach Electrocuted on Boom Truck at Field

    A high school baseball coach and his wife were killed Sunday via electrocution at the school’s baseball field.


  • Monday, March, 11, 2019
    Fourth-Quarter HS Hoops Fight Results in Double-DQ

    A state high school basketball playoff game in Illinois had a rare result: a double-disqualification. That was the result after a fight between both players and fans broke out in the game's waning moments.


  • Monday, March, 11, 2019
    LSU's Wade Caught on Wiretap, Suspended

    LSU men’s basketball clinched the regular season Southeastern Conference title on Saturday, but the team’s head coach wasn’t on the sideline. Instead, Will Wade was serving an indefinite suspension, handed down by LSU president and chancellor F. King Alexander and athletic director on Friday.


  • Friday, March, 08, 2019
    Facility Friday: Oklahoma Football Upgrades, UMass Stadium Details

    The University of Oklahoma announced a number of stadium improvements to the Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, which are scheduled to be in place by the time the 2019 season kicks off. Among the planned improvements are upgraded Wi-Fi connectivity, new handrails installed throughout, and widening some seats. As part of the changes, the venue’s seating capacity will contract by about 3,000. — SoonerSports.com


  • Thursday, March, 07, 2019
    Three Sentenced in College Basketball Corruption Case

    Three men who were convicted as part of college basketball’s pay-for-play schemes were sentenced to prison on Tuesday by U.S. District Court Judge Lewis A. Kaplan.


  • Wednesday, March, 06, 2019
    Kohl's, Planet Fitness Announce Unique Partnership

    In an era of struggling retail, department stores and malls are seeking out new ways to market their products, manage costs and fill mall vacancies.