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Kentucky Issues Drake Cease-And-Desist Letter For Illegal Contact With RecruitsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 23 / 15
The Univ. of Kentucky has "issued DRAKE a cease-and-desist letter" after the entertainer's appearance at the school's Big Blue Madness event "because he took photos with some recruits," according to Kami Mattioli of SPORTING NEWS. Kentucky's compliance office "self-reported the impe...
The TX Tech Univ. men''s basketball program is "on the verge of selling out every seat for every game for the coming debut season" of new coach Bob Knight, according to Brent Schrotenboer of the LUBBO
NASCAR named JIM HUNTER as VP/Corporate Communications, while current Managing Dir of Communications JOHN GRIFFIN will assume different responsibilities, including business marketing and TV initiative
While Dallas-based Vectrix Business Solutions was supposed to pay $250,000 by May 31 to the Southern Methodist Univ. (SMU) Athletic Forum for exclusive sponsorship rights for this year''s Doak Walker
The ''02 Army-Navy football game, originally scheduled to be played at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, instead will be played at Giants Stadium in NJ because of a "shortage of hotel rooms in Philade
With nets such as MTV and VH1 featuring a significant amount of original programming recently, ESPN "will have plenty of company as it dives into original programming" (see THE DAILY, 7/13), according
TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:30pm ET 30-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with a report that F Chris Webber will re-sign with the Kings, followed by reports on the NBA salary cap a
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Intersport named VINCE VASQUEZ as VP/Integrated Sports Marketing. Most recently, Vasquez was Internet rep firm Phase2Media VP/Sponsorship, and prior to that, he was Speedvision and Outdoor Life Networ
Phoenix-based Infinity Sports Marketing, a subsidiary of Infinity Broadcasting, "is currently negotiating to sell" the Univ. of MD''s (UM) broadcast rights, sponsorships and suites for a new basketbal
The NBA announced the names, colors and identities of its eight charter NBDL teams yesterday. The announcements were made in each of the eight Southeastern cities and in Boston, where NBDL coaches wer
NAMES & FACES: Under its cross-promotional effort with 20th Century Fox'' "Planet of the Apes," Reebok is "running billboard and print tie-in ads but has no retail activity except for a Just For Feet