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White House Unveils New Public Awareness Campaign Aimed at Campus Sexual Assault
by Title IX Blog
posted September 19, 2014 at 6:26pm

As part of its larger effort to focus public attention and government resources at the problem of sexual assault on campus, the White House today unveiled a new public awareness campaign aimed at amplifying the message that sexual assault is not just a ma...more

NCAA Soccer – Non-Conference Review – SEC
by All White Kit
posted September 18, 2014 at 2:40pm

The whole “mile wide, inch deep” analogy probably applies to the SEC right now. They’ve got twelve clubs in the RPI Top 100, but with what you’d call a very poor set of results against top teams, you’d have to figure a good ...more

NCAA Soccer – What Chris Is Watching – 09/18/14 – UConn vs Florida State
by All White Kit
posted September 18, 2014 at 2:37pm

UConn vs Florida State – 7:00 PM This is probably an under the radar clash given the beginning of league play this weekend in the ACC, but FSU’s non-conference finale could nonetheless be a thrilling showdown thanks to their opponents in Stor...more

NCAA Soccer – Non-Conference Review – MAAC, Southland, Patriot
by All White Kit
posted September 17, 2014 at 1:52pm

MAAC RPI – School (WLT Record) 39 – Fairfield (6-1-1) 78 – Manhattan (5-3-0) 87 – Rider (5-2-0) 95 – Niagara (3-1-2) 146 – Monmouth (5-2-0) 259 – Siena (3-4-1) 261 – Iona (3-5-0) 292 – Marist (1-4-0)...more

Do Competitive Spirit Competitions Offer Athletic Opportunities that Count Under Title IX?
by Title IX Blog
posted September 15, 2014 at 12:22pm

As the school year gets underway in Texas, high school students there have the opportunity for the first time to compete in a statewide cheerleading competition sanctioned this summer by the state's interscholastic athletic league (the UIL) on a one-year ...more

NCAA Soccer: Maryland downs Rutgers, 2-0, in Big 10 opener
by All White Kit
posted September 15, 2014 at 12:21pm

An enthusiastic crowd of 1,420 – including the Mighty Sound of Maryland pep band, which played throughout the match – showed up at Ludwig Field for Maryland’s inaugural home match in Big 10 competition. The crowd would not be disappointe...more

Head Injuries: The Wrong Lesson
by The First Line
posted September 14, 2014 at 3:30pm

Back when I was so foolish as to write about other sports, one of the first stories that caught my attention, in part because I once found myself sitting across the aisle from her at an invitational,* was that of Jamie Carey. Some of you more dedicated w...more

NCAA Soccer – Big Ten – Non-Conference Review
by All White Kit
posted September 11, 2014 at 12:19pm

Making definitive conclusions on the Big Ten’s non-conference slate isn’t easy considering that though the league is (almost) done with non-league play, their opponents may still have two or three weeks of non-league games themselves left. It...more

Nation’s top women's basketball prospect, Asia Durr, commits to Louisville Cardinals
by Swish Appeal
posted September 10, 2014 at 2:11pm

After narrowing her list down to five teams, the nation's top prospect announced that she will be headed to Louisville in 2015. Louisville received a huge commitment today with the verbal pledge of the nation's top prospect, Asia Durr. Durr, the dynam...more

The Daily Swish: Elena Delle Donne 'uncertain' about Game 2 of WNBA Finals, NCAA coaching news
by Swish Appeal
posted September 8, 2014 at 12:32pm

A quick roundup of 10 links from the weekend to get you caught up on what's going on all around the women's basketball, from the pros to prospective collegians. The question that pretty much everyone is asking after the Phoenix Mercury pummeled the Chi...more

NCAA Soccer: Hokies Hammer Hoyas
by All White Kit
posted September 7, 2014 at 3:06pm

Dear NCAA, Look out! We just beat #13 Georgetown 6-1. Sincerely yours, Virginia Tech Women’s Soccer P.S. Want to stop us from scoring? Who you going to cover? We got 6 goals from 5 players in this game, and 22 from 12 on the season. P.P.S. It wou...more

NCAA cites UConn for recruiting violation because Geno Auriemma called Mo'ne Davis
by Swish Appeal
posted September 5, 2014 at 10:20am

I don't know where to start. The NCAA has determined that the University of Connecticut committed a secondary rules violation because of a phone call between women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma and Mo'ne Davis, a pitcher for a Philadelphia-base...more

NCAA Soccer: Terrapins return home, find offense for two wins
by All White Kit
posted September 2, 2014 at 2:54pm

Alex Doody ended last season at Ludwig with 2 goals and started off this one with 2 more. The main question hanging over the 2014 Maryland Terrapins was who was going to score for them given that Haley Brock – the team’s leading goal-scorer...more

UConn women's basketball team gets recognized at football home opener
by Swish Appeal
posted September 2, 2014 at 2:50pm

Another well-deserved honor. Here are some photos and funny tweets from over the weekend. So, I checked on Twitter and saw that CSN Washington's Ben Standig replied to one of Washington Mystics center Stefanie Dolson's tweets about her doing Stefanie D...more

AWK: What Chris Is Watching – 09/01/14 – Syracuse vs UConn
by All White Kit
posted September 1, 2014 at 4:31pm

Syracuse vs UConn – 1:00 PM These two former Big East rivals will not be taking Labor Day off, as they’ll jockey for NCAA Tournament at-large bid positioning on Monday. Syracuse picked up a creditable draw to open up the season against Misso...more

NCAA – Famous Last Words (2014 Edition) – NCAA Field Projection + College Cup Picks
by All White Kit
posted August 22, 2014 at 3:56pm

List by conference and a cluster of the teams that just missed out after the jump. Here Are Some Nice Parting Gifts (One and Done) – Hartford, Florida Gulf Coast, DePaul, Marquette, Butler, Texas, Memphis, UConn, Portland State, Liberty, Minnesota,...more

NCAA Style: A Glam Slam’s Collegiate Fashion & Beauty Picks
by A Glam Slam
posted August 22, 2014 at 1:09pm

With a new season of college sports on the horizon, fans are gearing up with the latest in school branded merchandise. From apparel and accessories to footwear and beauty, there is a diverse range of products to target students and alumni a...more

What habits are you bringing this season? Part 2 of 3 by Erica Quam @coachquam
by coachquam
posted August 20, 2014 at 7:54pm

We're taking a closer look at your daily habits in the following 3 areas: PRODUCTIVITY, SUPPORT, & SELF CARE...more

NCAA – AWK’s 2014 Big XII Preview
by All White Kit
posted August 20, 2014 at 1:15pm

Systemized League Projection *1. West Virginia – 45 *2. Texas Tech – 31 *3. Oklahoma State – 28 *4. Texas – 27 5. Kansas – 17 6. TCU – 16 7. Oklahoma – 11 8. Baylor – 10 9. Iowa State – 6 * = Project...more

Oklahoma colleges handling misbehaving student athletes
by Title IX Blog
posted August 19, 2014 at 1:33pm

Not all of these cases are Title IX specific, but given the cover-ups and repeat offenses that happen when colleges look the other way (see the last incident below) or lightly punish student athletes who commit assault, I felt this update is relevant. Th...more

NCAA Reform and Title IX
by Title IX Blog
posted August 15, 2014 at 6:53pm

Last week a federal district court judge ruled in favor of the former college athletes, lead by Ed O'Bannon, who were challenging NCAA rules that prevented them from sharing in the proceeds that their colleges and universities earned by licensing their na...more

NCAA – AWK’s 2014 Big West Preview
by All White Kit
posted August 12, 2014 at 3:21pm

Systemized League Projection *1. Long Beach State – 29 *2. Cal Poly – 27 3. UC Irvine – 26 4. Hawaii – 25 5. Cal State Fullerton – 18 6. UC Riverside – 18 7. UC Davis – 17 8. UC Santa Barbara – 14 9. Cal St...more

Wendy Parker on the fate of the non-revenue NCAA athlete
by Wendy Parker's Extracurriculars
posted August 11, 2014 at 4:57pm

On Monday my post is generally related to a timely sports topic prominently in the news, is focused on the business of sports or covers a sports subject at random. * * * * * * * * I don’t know much about law, economics, business, marketing, publi...more

NCAA – 2014 AWK College Soccer Award Preseason Shortlists
by All White Kit
posted August 7, 2014 at 8:05pm

Here are the shorlists for the annual AWK College Soccer awards, given out each January before the Hermann Trophy announcement. All players for this shortlist must have played one season of DI soccer to be considered, though all players are considered for...more

The Inner Circle for Women Who Coach - OPENS TOMORROW @coachquam
by coachquam
posted July 31, 2014 at 7:01pm

When you want something you've never had, you have to do something you've never done. Join the Inner Circle TODAY!...more

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