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Florida Introduces New AD Scott Stricklin, Who Faces Initial Facility Fundraising Challenge

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 28 / 16

Florida yesterday officially introduced Scott Stricklin as its new AD, and he "laid out his vision for the future of the Florida athletic department," according to Kevin Brockway of the GAINESVILLE SUN. UF President Kent Fuchs said that Stricklin "fit all the criteria that the school was looking for...

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ESPN's Sidelines Accurate?

A number of people connected with TX A&M "don''t believe the ESPN docu-drama `Sidelines'' correctly portrays the school," according to David Barron of the HOUSTON CHRONICLE, who notes a column in the

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Final Nielsen Weekend Ratings

The following lists final Nielsen ratings from recent sports events (THE DAILY). EVENT DATE NET TIME RAT/SHR NCAA Football: Miami-FSU 10/13 ABC 12:00-3:30pm 3.0/8 NCAA Football: (regional) 10/13 ABC 3

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Sports Media Study: TV

A study commissioned by the Amateur Athletic Foundation of L.A. (AAF) and ESPN, and conducted by SRi, analyzed the exposure to sports through the different forms of media of kids aged 8-17. The follow

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Inside The UNC-Nike Agreement

The Univ. of NC (UNC) formally announced an eight-year, $28.34M contract with Nike on Tuesday, believed to be among the most lucrative in college sports. The deal extends the five-year, $11.6M contrac

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Under Armour Hits $20M Sales

Bonds Gets Boost From Armour Even "without the endorsement of a high-profile athlete," Baltimore-based Under Armour, which bills itself as a "performance-apparel company rather than strictly a sports-

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EA Sports To Sponsor Maui Invite

Chaminade Univ.''s annual Maui Invitational has secured a three-year, $500,000-750,000 sponsorship deal with video-game maker EA Sports, according to Ben DiPietro of the PACIFIC BUSINESS NEWS, who not

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Executive Transactions

Sports marketing exec PERRY ROGERS, who helps rep ANDRE AGASSI, was retained to assist in the management of Lakers C SHAQUILLE O''NEAL''s licensing and endorsement deals along with the development and

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ACC Football Attendance

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CT Arena Seeks Naming Rights

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Media Notes

TV MONITOR: Last night''s 10:30pm ET 30-minute edition of FSN''s "National Sports Report" led with Game One of the Braves-D''Backs NLCS, followed by a preview of the Yankees-Mariners ALCS. The first n

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