Posts Tagged School athletics

Correction: Obit-Stapleton story

AMES, Iowa (AP) — In a story Oct. 30 about the death of former football coach and athletic director Clay Stapleton, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Iowa State University, reported erroneously that Stapleton died in Missouri City, Missouri. He died in Marshall, Missouri.

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Hinkle Fieldhouse keeps charm after renovation

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Butler’s Roosevelt Jones looked up at the new video board after practice at Hinkle Fieldhouse and said what a lot of other people will be thinking on Saturday night.

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Ex-Iowa coach, administrator confirm relationship

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A top University of Iowa athletics administrator and the college’s recently fired women’s field hockey coach say they’ve been in a long-standing relationship that they weren’t required to disclose to athletic director Gary Barta.

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University of Hawaii fires head basketball coach

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii has fired its head basketball coach a little more than two weeks before its first regular-season game.

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NCAA graduation rates improve; critics cry foul

NCAA President Mark Emmert responds to a question during an interview Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NCAA President Mark Emmert keeps touting the record-breaking graduation rates of Division I athletes. Critics keep balking at the interpretation of those numbers, citing recent academic scandals.

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