The University of Oregon's Senate has asked the school's general counsel to investigate whether the athletic department prohibiting reporters from directly contacting players violates policies on free speech.
Coaches want and expect their athletes to show traits such as communication, hustle, positive attitude, and leadership, but how much time do they spend on developing these qualities during practice? Intangibles may be impossible to measure objectively, but they certainly can be taught the same way as measurable physical skills.
This year's Hall of Fame class of the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA) includes high school athletic directors from New York, Virginia, West Virgina, Colorado, and Missouri.
Pace University will host its first-ever LGBTQ Pride Hoops Night during a Wednesday night double-header of the men's and women's basketball teams. Anthony Nicodemo, Head Boys' Basketball Coach at nearby Saunders High School, will be honored.
Setting up mats in the end zone at High Point Solutions Stadium, the Rutgers University wrestling team hosted (and beat) Princeton University last Saturday with 16,178 fans on hand, making it the second-largest dual-meet crowd in NCAA history.
Continuing in his mother's footsteps, Anton Goff has been named Athletic Director at St. John’s University. Veteran athletic administrator Alfreeda Goff served 17 years in the Horizon League and was an Athletic Director at VCU and Virginia State.
In response to negative press concerning which high school football teams made the playoffs in his state, the Executive Director of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association penned a column on the purpose of high school athletics.