Showing posts with category "college sports"

Resources Tend to their Most Valued Use - The Notre Dame/Cincy Version

If you follow college football, you know that Notre Dame yet again fired a disappointing coach, this time former Patriot assistant Charlie Weis.

February 16, 2022
tags
ncaa; college sports; football; coaching salaries

The Most Interesting College Football Offseason Ever?

As a long time college football fan, the past few months have to be the most interesting off season I can remember.  Here are a few of the highlights (or

February 16, 2022
tags
conference realignment

What do you need to know about Megapari?

Everything you need to know about Megapari. Get all the information about Megapari India and be aware of all its news and features.

February 16, 2022
tags
general

Fun and Games in Edmonton

I thought I had seen it all in the stadium subsidy game: bogus "economic impact" studies, threats to leave, mud-slinging, etc. But yesterday's news out of

February 16, 2022
tags
general

"Who Scores Games by Hand Anymore?"

The NYTimes has an article about keeping score at baseball games.

February 16, 2022
tags
baseball

The Media and Sports Royalty

The web buzzed this morning over John Calipari's remarks concerning Duke's flopping, USA Today, Huffington, ...

February 16, 2022
tags
media

Is an exit fee a barrier to entry?

The big news out of the ACC is that Noitre Dame has been unanimously voted in as a member of the conference... in every sport but football (of course) and

February 16, 2022
tags
college sports

NCAA: Posturing and Power-Grabbing

Phil's post offers an analytical view of the  sanctions imposed on Penn State regarding the Sandusky affair.  I'm going straight to polemics.  While a number

February 16, 2022
tags
ncaa

NCAA Conference Realignment Update

The other shoe has dropped.  Friday night, the ACC had 12 members; by Sunday morning it had 14, completing the partial 2005 pillaging of the Big East by

February 16, 2022
tags
antitrust

College Athletic Department Subsidies

ESPN has a new data tool that allows people to obtain detailed expense and revenue data for many major college athletic programs.  Here is the link.  Here is the disclaimer at the bottom of the tab...

February 16, 2022
tags
college sports

The Use of the Two-Part Tariff in College Ticket Pricing

I've written before that when you look at how college athletic department officials make business decisions, they act a lot like their professional

February 16, 2022
tags
college basketball

Texas A&M Stays in "Varsity's" Shadow

"The eyes of Texas are upon you", that's the song they sing so well

February 16, 2022
tags
college football