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AIPS Announces the Sport Media Pearl Awards

Humanity’s love of sport is global, transcending national and cultural divisions and encompassing some of the most noble human aspirations and qualities.   Sport recognition tends to be confined to athletes and players, leaving sport storytellers – those who bring the exciting world of sport to the ordinary enthusiast – underappreciated. The Sport Media Pearl […]

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Hunter, Hill, Jr. Wins 2014-15 Gaines Awards

SALISBURY, NC (April 13, 2015) – Ron Hunter of the Georgia State University and James Hill, Jr. of Virginia State University have been named the winners of the fifth annual Clarence ‘Big House’ Gaines College Basketball Coach of the Year Awards. The Awards are presented to the top under-recognized college basketball coach in NCAA Division […]

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May 31 Deadline To Register for the 56th NSSA Awards Weekend

May 31st is the last day to register for the 56th Annual NSSA Awards Weekend. Click on the REGISTER HERE link below.   REGISTER HERE 2015 NSSA AWARDS WEEKEND SCHEDULE   SATURDAY, JUNE 6th Rolling shuttle pickups at CLT Airport Noon-9pm – Registration, Courtyard Marriott, Salisbury 3:30-5:30pm – Welcome Reception, Courtyard Marriott, Salisbury, NC 7:30-10:30pm –  Legacy […]

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TCU’s Patterson Wins Bryant Award

TCU’s Gary Patterson won the 2014 Paul W. ‘Bear’ Bryant Award, as the nation’s College Football Coach of the Year, presented by Bryant’s grandson Marc Bryant Tyson in Houston on Wednesday. More than 290 members of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association voted on the award. The Houston chapter of the American Heart Association puts […]

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Raftery, Schaap, McCoy, Visser Elected to NSSA Hall of Fame

The National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association has announced that Bill Raftery, Dick Schaap, Hal McCoy and Lesley Visser are part of the largest class of inductees in the organization’s 56-year history. They will be enshrined during the NSSA’s annual awards banquet, June 8, 2015 in Salisbury, NC. Joining the Hall of Fame quartet as honorees […]

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Catawba College Looking for Sports & Mass Comm Asst. Professor

Communication Faculty Position, Ketner School of Business, Catawba College Assistant Professor for AY 2015-16 to be announced in:  Chronicle of Higher Education, Higher Ed Jobs, LinkedIn   Job Summary: The Ralph W. Ketner School of Business at Catawba College in Salisbury, NC invites applications for a full-time, tenure track appointment (9 month) to teach undergraduate […]

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