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So Many People Want to See the Tommies and the Johnnies

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:46:56 GMT

St. Thomas running back Josh Parks, right, fought off a St. John’s defender during last year’s Tommie-Johnnie football game. This year’s game will be played at Target Field, the home of the Minnesota Twins. A crowd of more than 35,000 — a Division III record — is expected.A record crowd of more than 35,000 is expected for Saturday’s football game between the Minnesota rivals St. John’s and St. Thomas at the Twins’ ballpark.

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Rutgers Failed to Monitor Football Program, N.C.A.A. Finds

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:15:37 GMT

The N.C.A.A. said the former Rutgers Coach Kyle Flood failed to monitor his staff or follow proper drug-testing policies. Rutgers, which had previously suspended Flood, fired him in November 2015.The N.C.A.A. faulted the university and the former coach Kyle Flood for violations related to recruiting and drug testing.

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A Big College Sports Business Is About to Get Bigger

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:24:36 GMT

Together, Learfield and IMG own the multimedia rights for about 55 of the 65 colleges in major conferences.If Learfield merges with IMG College, it will command near total control over the niche but lucrative market of college sports multimedia rights.

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Technology Used to Track Players’ Steps Now Charts Their Sleep, Too

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:00:25 GMT

The wearable technologies that colleges use to track players’ performance on the field now can follow them everywhere, collecting even more data for programs to study.

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