Posts tagged: Athletics - Diverse

University of Arkansas Won’t Sell Alcohol Despite Approval

by Associated Press | July 6, 2017
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — University of Arkansas doesn’t plan on selling alcohol at intercol [...] Read more

Texas Ex-track Coach’s Discrimination Lawsuit Can Go Forward

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | June 25, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas  — The Texas Supreme Court on Friday refused to block a sex and race discrimin [...] Read more

Sex and Higher Ed? Pitino’s Light Punishment Says It All

by | June 15, 2017
The NCAA Committee on Infractions just showed how its moral compass sort of points the right wa [...] Read more

NCAA Suspends Pitino After Escort Investigation

by Gary B. Graves, Associated Press |
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The NCAA has suspended Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino for five Atl [...] Read more

Gender-inclusive Locker Room Planned for UC Berkeley

by Associated Press | May 31, 2017
BERKELEY, Calif. — The University of California, Berkeley plans to build a gender-inclusive l [...] Read more

Audit: Iowa Athletics IT Director Submitted False Invoices

by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press | May 25, 2017
IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa athletics department’s information technology dire [...] Read more

Report: Minnesota Athletics Official Broke Harassment Policy

by Amy Forliti and Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press | May 11, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents has launched an investigation [...] Read more

Saban’s Contract Extension Raises Player Compensation Questions

by Marcus Bright | May 7, 2017
The news that University of Alabama football coach will now be paid about $11.125M a year rekin [...] Read more

Lessons from the Lack of White Cornerbacks in the NFL

by | April 26, 2017
The last time a White cornerback started in an NFL game was in the 2003 season. Let’s unpack [...] Read more

Saudi Council Rejects Proposal for Female Sports Colleges

by Aya Batrawy, Associated Press |
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A proposal to establish sports education colleges for Saudi wom [...] Read more

Athletic Director: Complaints, Not Bias, Led to Iowa Coach’s Firing

by Luke Meredith, Associated Press | April 24, 2017
DES MOINES, Iowa — University of Iowa athletic director Gary Barta said Monday that three rou [...] Read more

ACC Extends Deals With North Carolina Sites after Law Revision

by Associated Press | April 19, 2017
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Atlantic Coast Conference has added a replacement year to contracts fo [...] Read more

UNLV Hires Reed-Francois to Lead Athletics Department

by Associated Press | April 17, 2017
LAS VEGAS — UNLV has hired Desiree Reed-Francois as its next athletic director, making her th [...] Read more

Ex-official’s Trial to Focus on Bias Claims Against Iowa AD

by Ryan J. Foley and Luke Meredith, Associated Press | April 16, 2017
DES MOINES, Iowa — The former associate athletic director at the University of Iowa will squa [...] Read more

Florida House Passes Bill to Open Books of University Boosters

by Associated Press | April 13, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida’s college athletic booster groups and university foundations wo [...] Read more