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  • Fans Embrace Spurs' Call for Unity, Equality

    by Andy Berg October 2017

    Fans at the AT&T Center in San Antonio embraced a call for unity and equality posted on the arena’s message board before Wednesday night's matchup between the Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves.

  • Eight Players Suspended Following Prep Football Brawl

    by The Augusta Chronicle October 2017

    Aiken County Public Schools announced Monday that disciplinary action will be taken after a post-game brawl between North Augusta and South Aiken on Friday.

  • Homecoming Events Forfeited Over Racist Social Share

    by Courtney Cameron October 2017

    With a unanimous vote Thursday evening, the Meade School Board of Sturgis, S.D., made the decision to forfeit Sturgis Brown High School's homecoming football game against Pine Ridge and cancel the corresponding parade and dance.

  • Microchips Suggested as Anti-Doping Solution

    by Andy Berg October 2017

    Microchips are used to track lost pets, so why can’t they be used to mitigate doping in professional sports?

  • College QB Kicked Off Team for Taking Anthem Knee

    by Andy Berg October 2017

    A college quarterback from a Division III school has been relieved of his duties after he knelt during the national anthem.

  • High School Coach Responds to Racist Snapchat Post

    by Andy Berg October 2017

    A high school coach in Iowa is responding to racial slurs posted to social media and directed at one of his players who knelt during national anthem.

  • How Effective is Posting HS Fan Conduct Codes?

    by Jay Hammes October 2017

    The next time you order from Amazon.com take a good look at the box. That arrow in the logo that connects “A” to “Z” doubles as a smile with a dimple, already suggesting you will be happy with what’s inside. Once you notice the smile in that arrow, you’ll never look at the Amazon logo the same way again.

  • Superintendent: Student-Athletes Must Stand for Anthem

    by Courtney Cameron September 2017

    Thirty-four schools in Bossier Parish, La., ranging from elementary to high school, have been encouraged by the district superintendent to require student-athletes to stand while the national anthem plays at school-sponsored events.

  • Controversial Crusaders? Some Question Team Nickname

    by Frank Fitzpatrick September 2017

    In August 2001, North Greenville University, a tiny Southern Baptist school in South Carolina, changed its mascot from the Mounties to the Crusaders.

  • Opinion: Hazing a Dangerous Threat to Sports

    by Mark Kennedy September 2017

    Look at all the headlines from across the sports world this week that have nothing to do with stats and scores. Protests. Outrage. Organized crime...