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Virginia Tech AD Babcock Ends Speculation About Possibly Fining Football PlayersPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 27 / 15
Virginia Tech AD Whit Babcock last night said that the athletic department "won’t fine athletes as a disciplinary measure, which was a response to Tech defensive coordinator Bud Foster suggesting docking cost-of-attendance money could be a possibility for the program," according to Norm Wood o...
In separate announcements this month, Verizon Wireless unveiled a one-year deal with the Univ. of AL and a three-year package with the Univ. of TN to become the Official Wireless Provider for each sch
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WORLD SERIES: Fox'' two-game average national Nielsen rating for the World Series is a 12.7/21, up 6% from last year''s two-game average of 12.0/21. The rating is Fox'' best two-game World Series aver
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A committee of NFL owners, with 13 votes in favor and one abstention, yesterday approved Jaguars Owner Wayne Weaver''s proposal that the "league and his team share" the $31M of private funding needed
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A Louisville Courier-Journal Bluegrass State telephone poll of 501 adults conducted October 22-24 showed that Louisville residents are "virtually split in their support" of whether to bring the Hornet
The following lists overnight Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Football: OK-NE 10/27 ABC 12:00-3:30pm 6.0/15 NCAA Football: (regional) 10/