Monday July 13, 2009
Quite an interesting study on athletic department efficiency: We thought you would be interested in reading about a unique research project conducted by the Texas A&M sports management degree program. Link...
Oklahoma State AD Mike Holder talks losing $280 million and hypes UGA game: "Then in a period of about two months we lost about $280 million. I guess the good news is you had that money to lose. The bad news is, how could you lose $280 million?" Link...
15 starting QB's coached up the campers over the weekend at the Manning Passing Academy: Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy, Jonathan Crompton, Joey Elliot, Ross Jenkins, Jarod Johnson, Corey Leonard, Thad Lewis, Greg McElroy, Zac Robinson, Jevan Snead, Tyrod Taylor, Adam Weber, T.J. Yates, and Jeremy Young all spent their weekend in Thibodaux, Louisiana.
San Diego State is paying an outside consultant $125 per hour: to work out a settlement with former football coach Chuck Long, according to a copy of the contract obtained this week by The San Diego Union-Tribune. Link...
ESPN Thursday night TV schedule:
Sept. 3: South Carolina at N.C. State, 7 p.m.
Sept. 3: Oregon at Boise State, 10:15 p.m.
Sept. 10: Clemson at Georgia Tech, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 17: Georgia Tech at Miami (Fla.), 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 24: Mississippi at South Carolina, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 1: 7:30 p.m. Colorado at West Virginia, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 8: 9 p.m. Nebraska at Missouri, 9 p.m.
Oct. 15: 7:30 p.m. Cincinnati at South Florida, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 22: 8 p.m. Florida State at North Carolina, 8 p.m.
Oct. 29: 7:30 p.m. North Carolina at Virginia Tech, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 5: 7:30 p.m. Virginia Tech at East Carolina, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 12: 7:30 p.m. South Florida at Rutgers, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 19: 7:30 p.m. Colorado at Oklahoma State, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 26: 8 p.m. Texas at Texas A&M, 8 p.m.
Dec. 3: 9 p.m. Oregon State at Oregon, 9 p.m.