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...
TODAY: MLS Announced Attendance Through July 4 TEAM DATES ''99 AVE. TOTAL %CAP ''98 AVE. % +/- CHICAGO 7 19,423 135,958 78% 17,886 8.6% NY/NJ 9 19,245 173,201 75% 16,519 16.5% DC UNITED 8 19,003 152,0
Fox Sports Net (FSN) "plans to launch locally focused sports news programs in each of its 22 regional markets early next year," according to Liz Mullen of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, who cites "sports
Mark your calendar! Fifth Annual Sports Marketing & Sponsorship Forum, Sept. 23-24, 1999, Marriott Marquis in New York City. Seize your opportunity to mingle and learn from the industry''s finest star
In DC, Rick Snider reports that Redskins Owner Daniel Snyder "has talked with several potential personnel directors in the NFL in recent weeks as possible replacements for beleaguered" GM Charley Cass
A reform panel "has suggested changes in the way" the IOC chooses members, including democratic elections, terms of office and a lower age limit, according to the AP''s Stephen Wilson. The panel, whic
The Grizzlies launched a newspaper ad campaign Sunday around G Steve Francis, the team''s No.1 draft pick, with the theme, "Hold on to your seats," according to Grant Kerr of the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL.
Since the death of WWF wrestler Owen Hart, the NBA "is taking a hard look at how far it''s pushing the game presentation envelope," according to Steve Bulpett of the BOSTON HERALD, who wrote that the
L.A. bid group leaders Eli Broad and Michael Ovitz "appear to have put aside their differences ... and have begun working together with [NFL] officials to develop a unified stadium and financing plan"
TV MONITOR: ESPN''s "SportsCenter," which aired on ESPN2 due to an MLB doubleheader on ESPN, led with Astros-Reds, followed by Cubs-Pirates. Last night''s 11:00pm ET edition of "Fox Sports News Primet
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CBS'' telecast of Saturday''s Pepsi 400, which marked the first primetime telecast of NASCAR on a major network, pulled a 4.8/10 overnight Nielsen rating (CBS). In Houston, David Barron wrote that CBS