Last weekend and early this week brought a barrage of upsets in NCAA soccer
Last weekend and early this week brought a barrage of upsets in NCAA soccer
After the barrage of upsets last weekend and early this week, yesterday’s soccer polls sent several squads spinning, with some nabbing a rankings’ golazo and others sailing over the crossbar.
October 19, 2022
The Big 12 Conference teamed up with creative agency Translation to modernize its branding
The Big 12 Conference teamed up with creative agency Translation to modernize its branding
The college sports organization teamed up with creative agency Translation on Monday to modernize its branding and embed itself in “youth culture.”
October 19, 2022
Saudi Arabia’s national petroleum and natural gas company is now a major player in cricket
Saudi Arabia’s national petroleum and natural gas company is now a major player in cricket
Aramco became a global partner of the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday, significantly increasing the visibility of a company frequently involved in sportswashing efforts.
October 17, 2022
International Day of the Girl
International Day of the Girl
Today marks 10 years since the United Nations first celebrated October 11th as IDOG. While we celebrate every day, today we’re diving into what this holiday is all about, along with the benefits of (and the barriers to) sports access for girls around the world.
October 11, 2022
Crypto.com’s “marketing meltdown” has resulted in payments owed to NWSL’s Angel City FC
Crypto.com’s “marketing meltdown” has resulted in payments owed to NWSL’s Angel City FC
Sports organizations are still feeling the chill of crypto winter. According to a report, Crypto.com’s “marketing meltdown” in recent months has resulted in the digital currency exchange backing out of high-profile deals and owing payments to partners, including the NWSL’s Angel City FC.
October 07, 2022
Betting is unlikely to be legalized in California next month
Betting is unlikely to be legalized in California next month
The odds are stacked against sportsbooks in the Golden State. In a poll published by the UC Berkeley Institute for Governmental Studies yesterday, eligible voters in California will likely vote against two bills legalizing betting next month.
October 05, 2022
Athletes Unlimited announced it raised $30 million
Athletes Unlimited announced it raised $30 million
Another day, another sizable investment in women’s sports. Athletes Unlimited (AU) announced it raised $30 million from new and existing stakeholders on Thursday, a vote of confidence in the organization and in women’s indoor volleyball.
October 03, 2022
Truth and reconciliation in sports
Truth and reconciliation in sports
Friday was National Truth and Reconciliation Day in Canada, a day to honor the victims and survivors of Indigenous residential schools. And Monday, October 10th is Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the U.S.
October 02, 2022
Students with name, image and likeness (NIL) deals are paying it forward
Students with name, image and likeness (NIL) deals are paying it forward
In the second year of NIL, student-athletes are stepping up…for others. As deals put big bucks in players’ pockets, more and more are paying it forward, to teammates and strangers, locally and internationally. The kids are most definitely all right.
September 28, 2022
FSU Athletics announced partnership with Truist to invest in women's sports
FSU Athletics announced partnership with Truist to invest in women's sports
Florida State University (FSU) Athletics announced Truist — a long-standing 20-year partner of the school — as their official retail bank on Monday.
September 28, 2022
What members can expect from the Barstool Athlete network
What members can expect from the Barstool Athlete network
Over a year after controversial sports media company Barstool Sports launched its Barstool Athlete network, there’s finally word on what members can expect. Despite the company’s rampant misogyny and bigotry, Barstool attracted 150K college athletes to join its NIL program, and have now developed TwoYay.
September 26, 2022