March 16, 2010

Likeness Suit Grows  The lawsuit filed against the NCAA that challenges its use of student-athletes’ likenesses saw 11 new plaintiffs join last week. Read the full story...

A Blow To Sportsmanship  A rash of fights—among both players and fans—have recently made headlines across the country. Read the full story...

Rethinking Tourney Formats  Is your conference basketball tournament the best it can be? The Ohio Valley Athletic Conference is revamping its tourney to make it better next year, including having all games in one venue. Read the full story...


 
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Scheduling Squabble  While this Florida high school football team had begun booking flights to New Jersey for a game this fall, its hosts had not even penciled in the game. They say a contract was never signed and they’ve scheduled a game with an Ohio team that weekend instead. Read the full story...

Upping Student Fees  California State University-San Marcos is the latest school to increase student fees in order to fund new athletic programs. Read the full story...

HS Athlete Charged  Regarded as a top quarterback recruit, this California high school athlete has been expelled from school and faces misdemeanor battery charges for physically harming his baseball coach after being told he was dismissed from the team. Read the full story...

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More Friesen  When we interviewed Peter Friesen, Head Athletic Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Carolina Hurricanes, in the March issue of Training & Conditioning, we came away with enough material to fill two Q&As—literally. Here is the second installment. Read the full story...

Eight Guidelines  March is National Athletic Training Month with the theme of “Sports Safety is a Team Effort.” These guidelines on how to ensure a safe environment in youth and high school athletics can be handed out to every coach on your athletic department team. Read the full story...

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Shorter Waiting Period  The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association approved a rule change that makes student-athlete transfers eligible to play in 30 days instead of one year. Read the full story...

Three Out Of Five  Donors stepped up to the plate after Wheaton College cut five sports last week, agreeing to fund three of them. Read the full story...

Assistants Get Big Raises  College football assistant coach salaries continue to rise, with over 10 NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision schools increasing their offensive and defensive coordinators’ salaries by at least 38 percent. Read the full story...

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