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Tools of the Trade
June 24, 2013 - Issue 618
NCAA Changes?
 Mark Emmert has formed a council of 10 college athletic directors, which will meet with him and his staff regularly. Some have criticized the move, saying it will lead to a new Division. Read the full story...
Taking Out the Trash
 New Jersey has announced it will ban trash-talking in high school sports. Read the full story...
Slowing Down Football
 Football coaches in the SEC want rule changes put in place to slow down up-tempo offenses and keep players safe. Read the full story...
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Update: Two vs. Three
  In our last issue of Athletic Management, we reported on Utah’s pilot program to add a third official to varsity basketball games. This week, we provide an update. Read the full story...
Examining the Women’s Game
 The founding President of the WNBA issued a white paper on ways to improve women’s college basketball. Read the full story...
Case Study
Proven Protection  Lace-up ankle braces are designed to prevent acute ankle injury in amateur athletes. But until now, that statement wasn't backed up with any hard-core evidence. A recent, extensive study shows that lace-up ankle braces, specifically the McDavid #195 Laced Ankle Brace, prevents most acute ankle injuries in amateur basketball players.
Live From Las Vegas
 Throughout the week, Training & Conditioning Associate Editor Dennis Read will be providing his insights and ideas from the floor of the NATA 64th Annual Meeting in Las Vegas. Read the full story...
Staying the Course
 After 14 years as the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the University of Iowa football team, Chris Doyle has experienced many highs and lows. He recently spoke with the Des Moines Register about his tenure at Iowa. Read the full story...
Interactive Solutions
 Two leaders in athletics software—one in electronic health records for athletes and the other in health and fitness exercise software—have teamed up. Read the full story...
Product Showcase
NSCA Preview  The 2013 NSCA National Conference will be held in July 10-13 in Las Vegas, Nev. The following products will be on display.
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Honored by Students
 An Indiana high school athletic director was given an Outstanding Service Award from the school’s student body. Read the full story...
Youth on the Sidelines
 In Maine, a high school hired a 19-year old college sophomore to coach its girls’ basketball team. Read the full story...
Former Player Speaks
 Speaking at a camp attended by college football head coaches, a former NFL Hall of Famer who suffered seven to eight concussions says he wished he had never played the game and that the sport could be gone in 20 years. Read the full story...
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