Video: Jennifer Lawrence introduces Louisville to the ACC

It's moving day in college athletics, as a number of schools have their bags packed and ready for life in greener pastures. At the stroke of midnight tonight, Maryland and Rutgers officially join the Big Ten, Tulane, Tulsa and East Carolina join the American...

Arizona AD Greg Byrne turns to Twitter to help with stadium branding

There may only be a select few FBS athletic directors that utilize Twitter, and social media in general, as well as Arizona athletic director Greg Byrne (@Greg_Byrne). Yesterday, Byrne provided a shining example of that. Arizona is installing a new, high quality video board...

Video: South Alabama goes through grueling SEALFit training program

Nothing builds a bond and camaraderie among teammates quite like working yourself to the point of exhaustion and having your brothers right there next to you encouraging you and struggling right along with you. It's one of the basic tenets behind team building and...

‘Selling all my Adidas ND apparel’

Notre Dame recently made the switch from Adidas to Under Armour.  Like many in that situation, the Notre Dame assistants (all sports) had a closet full of Adidas branded gear that by contract they can no longer wear. Well, what does one do in...

PJ Fleck strikes back… #Chillin4Charity

When Matt Dudek challenged him, I think we all knew that PJ Fleck is not the kind of man to back down from any sort of water based challenge.  Well, he is down at Disney world with the family; but word does travel quickly...

Here’s another creative way to stay in recruits’ minds

Universities, their players, their coaches, and their people land recruits. To get to that point, though, you have to be in the conversation. The more creatively you can get into that conversation, the better. Which brings us to the recruiting app Rutgers sent us...

‘If you polled DI ADs, 50% would want to ban social media, other 50% say you can’t’

It may seem hard to believe, but social media has been around for about a decade now. Facebook was founded back in 2004, and Twitter came two short years after that in 2006. For athletic directors and coaches who see questionable posts from players,...

Gesture of the month: Michigan makes a fan’s dream come true

Stephen Loszewski sat at a table. Hats representing Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State and Notre Dame rested in front of him. If you knew anything about what happened earlier that day, you would know which hat he picked up. A native of Grain Valley,...

How defensive coordinators are innovating on their side of the ball

Offensive innovation is sexy and fun to watch, but innovative defensive coaches often don't get the love they deserve (and granted, most of them are fine with things that way).  That's partly why this piece from ESPN is worth pointing out, well that and...