Steven Cottingham,Albert Bimper,Christine Susemihl,Shalini Shanker,Matt Klein,Dani Belinski
Wednesday, January 11th 2017
An overview of the intercollegiate athletics landscape for those interested in the workings of intercollegiate athletics and the context behind the sport page headlines. Topics will include (1) an overview of national structures such as the NCAA and conferences, (2) CSU's place in that structure, (3) athletic scholarships, recruiting and compliance issues, (4) major business issues such as television rights, licensing and apparel deals, and (5) national trending topics such as Title IX, concussions, drug testing and student-athlete time demands and pay for play.
Goals and Target Audience:
The target audience is faculty and staff who would like an overview of the business of college athletics.
The goal is to give campus colleagues a better understanding of the national intercollegiate landscape and the place of CSU Athletics within that landscape.