Media & Technology: Sports Media
Feud Between Washington, ESPN Cools
by Adam Jude September 2018
Chris Petersen's tone was even-tempered, his words composed, when he delivered the comments that sparked a war with ESPN nearly a year ago.
Ex-Louisville Coach Pitino Tells All in New Book
by Danielle Lerner and Gentry Estes September 2018
"Pitino: My Story" hit the shelves Tuesday, and in its 257 pages, former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino offers a book that is partly a memoir and partly an impassioned defense to the tumultuous end of his tenure with the Cardinals.
Ex-OSU Assistant Smith Blasts Media on Twitter
by Marcus Hartman August 2018
Former Ohio State football assistant coach Zach Smith blasted college football reporter Brett McMurphy and other media members in a Twitter tirade Wednesday afternoon.
Meyer Issues Apology to Courtney Smith
by Spokesman Review August 2018
Suspended Ohio State coach Urban Meyer issued an apology to the ex-wife of a former assistant coach who was suspected of abusing her.
Costs of UNC Academic Scandal Rise to $21M
by Dan Kane August 2018
The bills from 2016 through this year show the university has spent more than $3.5 million on several law firms involved in successfully defending the university against NCAA allegations and individual lawsuits by former athletes.
Meyer Saga Puts Ohio State AD in Spotlight, Too
by Bill Rabinowitz August 2018
Gene Smith has served on some of the NCAA's top committees, previously for the NCAA men's basketball tournament selection and now for the College Football Playoff. But the 62-year-old also has had to navigate some OSU scandals.
Opinion: For Ohio State, Scandal Nothing New
by Brent Schrotenboer August 2018
In April, Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer stood behind a lectern in Columbus, Ohio, and gave a eulogy about his mentor, Earle Bruce, the former Buckeyes coach who had died five days earlier at 87.
Sacramento Kings Owner Addresses Fans After Protests
by Courtney Cameron March 2018
Thursday’s game between the Sacramento Kings and the Atlanta Hawks was delayed as protesters gathered around the city to protest Sunday’s fatal shooting of 22-year-old, unarmed Stephon Clark.
Gym Owner’s Video of Female Clients Sparks Outrage
by Jason Scott January 2018
A North Carolina gym owner is in hot water after he posted a video on social media that featured his female clients’ rear ends.
MSU Trustee Breaks Ranks, Calls for Simon's Resignation
by Courtney Cameron January 2018
After the MSU student government unanimously approved a resolution calling for the resignation of university president Lou Anna Simon Thursday night, the Board of Trustees staged a closed-door meeting Friday to draft a statement of continued support for Simon.