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Marketing
August 22, 2017
A look at the implementation and progress of Oregon State University's 20-member Fan Experience Committee, formed last spring by Director of Athletics Scott Barnes.
Facilities
August 21, 2017
Last week, Katy Independent School District in Texas unveiled Legacy Stadium, which was funded with a $70-million bond. 
From New World Of Coaching
Sports are challenging enough as is. So when you’re forced to compete in bad weather or on a poor playing surface, it’s easy to get frustrated. But don’t let that psyche you out. Here are some ways to make sure you’re at your best even in the toughest conditions.
High School News
August 18, 2017
As more college football teams schedule Friday night games, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has issued a formal statement against the practice. 
Leadership
August 18, 2017
Jill DeVries, the Head Women's Basketball Coach at Valley City State University, an NAIA school in North Dakota, will become the school's first female Athletic Director.
Marketing
August 17, 2017
Once again members of the same conference, the University of Tulsa and Wichita State University will formally begin a rivalry series competition. This week, the schools are asking their fans to vote on a name for the competition.
Marketing
August 17, 2017
With commemorative T-shirts, sport reunions, and special events, the University of Kansas will celebrate 50 years of intercollegiate women's athletics throughout the upcoming year.
Leadership
August 17, 2017
Currently the Director of Athletics at the University of Louisiana Monroe, Brian Wickstrom has been chosen for the same position at the University of the Incarnate Word.
Leadership
August 16, 2017
The President of Thomas More College recently surprised the school's football players by gearing up for the team's first full-pad practice.
High School News
August 15, 2017
In central Oregon, one of the best places to view Monday's solar eclipse, high schools are working to adjust team practice schedules.
Strategic Planning
August 15, 2017
Starting in 2018-19, Randolph-Macon College will offer men's volleyball, which will become the 18th varsity sport in the school's NCAA Division III program.
Technology
August 14, 2017
At James Clemens High School in Madison, Ala., an athletic director has helped create a rewards app to increase student involvement.
Marketing
August 11, 2017
Beer companies, facing declining sales as millennials favor spirits and wine, are increasingly partnering with universities in order to market their products. 
Web Exclusives
August 11, 2017
The Korey Stringer Institute recently published a ranking of states based on their safety policies for high school athletes. It was quickly criticized by the NFHS.
Web Exclusives
August 10, 2017
Wrestle Like A Girl, Inc. has joined with several other organizations to submit a bid to the NCAA to ask that women's wrestling be recognized as an emerging sport
Football
August 9, 2017
By finding enough new players, parents at Novato (Cal.) High School prevented its football season from being canceled this year.
Coaching
August 9, 2017
Instead of holding an on-the-field practice, an Illinois high school football coach spent opening day teaching players about being good community members.
Football
August 4, 2017
Due to declining participation, three New Jersey high schools have suspended their varsity football programs.
Marketing
August 4, 2017
The LEAD1 Association, which represents the athletic directors, programs, and student-athletes of the 129 member schools of the Football Bowl Subdivision, announced the launch of a new, state-of-the art website.
High School News
August 3, 2017
Calvary Chapel Christian School in Las Vegas has drawn controversy by hiring Dave Bliss to serve as its athletic director and boys' basketball coach. 
Feature
August 3, 2017
Whit Babcock, Athletic Director at Virginia Tech, said the school will go forward with inducting Michael Vick into its Hall of Fame, although he regrets not anticipating the negative reaction.
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