Monday, April 24, 2017

Female Kicker Signs LOI for Division II Football

At a signing ceremony at her Arizona high school Wednesday, Becca Longo was caught off guard when she heard what her football coach told...

Report: College Sports Administration Lacks Diversity

On April 6, the annual report card from The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport scored college sports a “C+” for racial hiring...

Long Days, Google Docs and Anonymous Surveys: How the U.S. Soccer Team Forged a...

The United States women’s soccer team pressed its fight for equal pay not in one dramatic moment at the negotiating table, but in a...

If Gonzaga can do it, why can’t everyone else?

Here’s what the Stony Brooks and Lipscombs and High Points and Quinnipiacs and Fairleigh Dickinsons and Woffords and Abilene Christians and Bethune-Cookmans and Coppin...

Frank Martin’s Formula for Success: ‘You Figure It Out’

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Frank Martin held another roomful of people under his sway on Friday, delivering lessons that are essentially unchanged from his days...

Rutgers Faculty Group ‘deplores’ Athletics Deficit, Calls for Independent Review of Spending

Two months after a Rutgers athletics financial report showed a $38.6 million shortfall in its $84 million operating budget, the university's top faculty group...

NBA Commissioner Says Expect A Female Head Coach ‘Sooner Rather Than Later’

Several weeks ago, sports talk show host Mike Francesa said on his show that, despite the rise of Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon, there...

Number of Women Coaching in College Has Plummeted in Title IX Era

DALLAS — Friday’s opening game in the women’s Final Four here will feature two of the most prominent female coaches in college basketball. Tara VanDerveer...

Cost of Bills in UNC Academic Scandal Nears $18 Million

Newly released legal bills show UNC’s costs related to the long-running academic-athletic scandal are approaching $18 million. From mid-2015 to near the end of last...

College Coaching Changes Are the Real Madness in March

INDIANAPOLIS — Just as millions of basketball fans were tuning in to the first full day of the N.C.A.A. tournament last Thursday, Indiana University...