Published June 24, 2013
The Michigan State Univ. Board of Trustees approved adding a $24.5M two-story addition to the north end of Spartan Stadium. The 50,000-square-foot structure will “include locker rooms for teams and coaches, a locker room for officials, renovated gates that comply with Homeland Security recommendations and media rooms” (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 6/22).
The Big Ten is adding the Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl and the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl to its "future postseason lineup and will face Pac-12 teams in both games" (ESPN.com, 6/23).
Former U.S. Olympic boxer Sadam Ali has signed a promotional agreement with Golden Boy Promotions (Golden Boy Promotions).
New Balance is running a full-page ad in today’s N.Y. Times and Wall Street Journal that features a red, white and blue running shoe and the copy, “Manufacturing In America Is An Excellent Idea. That’s Why We Never Stopped Doing It” (THE DAILY).