Monster Energy To Title Top NASCAR Series National Finals Rodeo Sellout Streak Hits 300 Monster's Title Sponsor Deal Worth Less Than Sprint's Attendance For Conference Title Games An Issue CFP Participants Get Massive Gift Haul Suarez Talks Being First Foreign NASCAR Champ Adam Schefter Signs Five-Year Extension With ESPN ESPN: Sub Losses Don't Include New Outlets Liberty National To Sponsor Bayne's RFR Ride MLB Refutes Report '17 Will Be Final WBC
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published April 23, 1998
The purse for the National Finals Rodeo will increase almost 24% this year, as it rises to $4.2M (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/23)....Actors Tim Allen, Matt LeBlanc, Craig T. Nelson and Martin Sheen are among celebrities who will join host Don Johnson and NASCAR at "NASCAR's Night In Hollywood -- A Golden Celebration," on May 1 at L.A.'s Wiltern Theatre. ESPN will air the event, which celebrates NASCAR's 50th anniversary, as a two-hour, prime-time special on May 2 (ESPN)....The NCAA will hold its fourth annual Title IX seminar May 12 & 13 at the Westin Hotel in Chicago (NCAA).