Travelers Championship Gets Record Crowds Travelers Goes Extra Mile For PGA Tour Event USGA Tailors U.S. Open Merch To Locals Minding My Business: NCAA's Bob Williams FedEx Renews PGA Tour Event Deal Walter Byers Passes Away At The Age Of 93 Nine Cities Bid On '18-'0 CFP Title Games SI Parent Time Inc. Acquires FanSided Network ND's Swarbrick Addresses Paying Players CBS' Peter Kostis Dishes On State Of Golf
SBD/28/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published November 28, 1995
In the latest SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, Alexander Wolff notes the NCAA's policy of policing players' shirttails is not a solution to college basketball's problems. Wolff writes, while the NCAA prohibits exhibitionism, it recently passed legislation allowing on-court advertising and emblems from sportswear companies on uniforms (SI, 11/27 issue).... Sydney's John Singleton Advertising has landed the $3M Australian Rugby League account, previously held by Hertz Walpole Sydney. The league wishes to compete with Rupert Murdoch's rival Super League, due to start next year (ADWEEK, 11/20)....Wilson is moving its CA club-making operation from Newbury Park to Cast Alloys, Inc. in Northridge (GOLFWEEK, 11/27 issue)....Hillerich & Bradsby will return production of its Louisville Slugger bat to downtown Louisville. The bat has been produced for the last 21 years across the Ohio River in Indiana (Baltimore SUN, 11/28)....Coopers & Lybrand has assumed sponsorship of the electronic scoreboards on the Senior PGA Tour (PGA Tour). ....The Comcast U.S. Indoor tennis tournament has added Philadelphia-based National Media Corp., an infomercial producer, as presenting sponsor (PHILA. DAILY NEWS, 11/28).