College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
DENNIS RODMAN''s, "The Rodman World Tour," debuted last night on MTV. In Boston, Renee Graham writes that it was "about as wild and wacky as a trip to the corner store" (BOSTON GLOBE, 12/7). In New Yo
NBC Sports President DICK EBERSOL will receive the ''96 Distinguished American Award annually presented by the Walter Camp Football Foundation at a dinner scheduled for February 15 at Yale University
"ET" showed a clip from TOM CRUISE''s upcoming film "Jerry Maguire." The movie opens December 13 ("ET," 12/5)....U.S. Olympian KERRI STRUG: "I think people are intimidated by me. I don''t know why. I'
Kaleidoscope Media Group appointed HARRIET COOK Senior VP/Kaleidoscope Licensing. Cook is currently worldwide licensing consultant for Mastercard Int''l (KMG)....RAFAEL MORFFI has been named MLS Manag
Two-time World Cup downhill champion PICABO STREET will require season-ending surgery to repair torn ligaments and cartilage in her left knee (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 12/5)....On HBO''s "Inside the N
TIGER WOODS will team with Women''s ''96 U.S. and British amateur champion, KELLI KUEHNE, in the JCPenney Classic. Woods: "I think the toughest thing we''re going to have is the fact that she''s never
BILL ALLARD was named President of ProServ. Allard had been COO since ''93 (ProServ)....D.G. VAN CLIEF, JR. has been elected President of Breeders'' Cup Limited (Breeders'' Cup). ...JAMES PLATT was na
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Former football player DON DOW has joined Atlanta-based Hope-Beckham as Exec VP & MediaSport Division Head (Hope- Beckham)....JEFFREY PARSONS was named VP of Streetball Partners Int''l. Parsons will o
Yankee''s Manager JOE TORRE hit the switch for the 64th annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center (HARTFORD COURANT, 12/4)....For the fourth consecutive year, JERRY COLANGELO has b
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) and the Indy Racing League (IRL) announced several executive staff changes. LEO MEHL was named IMS VP & IRL Exec Dir; JEFFREY BELSKUS was named IMS Exec VP/Admin