October 26, 2010 - Issue 482


Pregame Prayers  A Tennessee high school will stop pregame prayers over the loudspeakers after receiving a letter complaining about the longstanding practice. Read the full story...

New Recruiting Rules?  College basketball coaches are upset over a possible ban of recruiting in NCAA Division I during July. Read the full story...

Calling It Off  Two Utah high school football coaches are drawing criticism because they cancelled their regular-season game against each other to rest players for the playoffs. Read the full story...

PRODUCT SHOWCASE
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All Access Pass  Most athletic facilities today are accessible to people in wheelchairs. But how do you also make them welcoming, to both athletes and spectators? Read the full story...

Gametime Choices  Iowa State recently had a tough choice to make: Keep its homecoming game televised or play in the afternoon. Read the full story...

College ADs in the News  Oregon’s Mullens signs contract rich with bonuses … NC A&T’s athletic director is fired after student-athlete death … At Maryland, Anderson writes column in student newspaper … UNC-Wilmington hires Jimmy Bass … Tennessee’s Hamilton gets top marks for fundraising. Read the full story...

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Breathing Easy  This football team in San Jose, Calif., is finding success through yoga training. Read the full story...

Free Concussion Poster  A free downloadable poster educating young athletes about concussions in all sports is now available to display in team locker rooms, gymnasiums, and schools. Read the full story...

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Birds vs. Football  On the Hawaiian island of Kauai, some parents are upset that high schools have moved all football games from Friday nights to Saturday afternoons due to an endangered bird. Read the full story...

New Mission at Bluefield  Bluefield College in Virginia has a new athletic mission statement. Read the full story...

Padded Posts?  The idea of padding soccer goalposts was raised after a Nevada high school goalie was injured when he collided with one. Read the full story...

CASE STUDY
Flexible Storage Options for Athletic Equipment  An interview with Gregg Nelson, senior market manager with Wenger Corporation, which makes a variety of storage solutions for educational and athletic facilities. Wenger also publishes an Athletic Facility Planning Guide that serves as the foundation for a course that has been presented to more than 170 architects and nearly 1,000 athletic directors, coaches, and equipment managers. Read more...

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