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A Very Good Year: Maryland Enjoying Financial, On-Field Success After Big Ten MovePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 01 / 15
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Univ. of Maryland's "switch to the Big Ten," and there is a "collective confidence that the Terps have benefited financially and flourished competitively since the move," according to Don Markus of the Baltimore SUN. Since its move, UMd leads the conferenc...
A 100-foot-tall billboard across from MSG featuring Univ. of OR (UO) QB Joey Harrington (see THE DAILY, 6/7), which touts Harrington for the Heisman Trophy as "Joey Heisman," is "both an eye-catcher a
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NCAA President Cedric Dempsey said in a statement it is "wrong" men''s basketball tournaments are being held in the ballroom of the Paris hotel/casino in Las Vegas, and added last night under current
The Charleston POST & COURIER’s Charles Bennett reported that the Univ. of SC (USC) "has sold out all seven" of its home football games scheduled for this season. Gamecocks Ticket Manager Chris
Former T.O.-Bid Vice Chair Robert Foster said that expenditures were about C$20M and "formal financial statements would be issued later," according to John Saunders of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL. T.O.-B
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END OF AN ERA: PHIL HOCHBERG, the Redskins'' longtime public address announcer, said that he is retiring. Hochberg began working as the team''s press box announcer in ''62 and had served as PA announc
The WASHINGTON POST’s Jim Reedy reported that "fueled in part by a record amount of donations," the Univ. of MD (UMD) athletics department "balanced its budget for the seventh consecutive year."