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Ten Cures for NCAA Track and Field FeverJune 8, 2015 | Jesse Squire | 3 Comments
The NCAA Division I outdoor track and field championships begin on Wednesday and run through Saturday at historic Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon.
Daily Relay will have daily coverage, previews, recaps and analysis. Check … Read More
Daily News Roundup: Overly Strict NCAA Rules?February 18, 2014 | Jesse Squire
Do meets like this qualify for the NCAAs or not? Like everything in track, it’s overly complicated.
Earlier today a small furor erupted on Twitter regarding some collegiate marks made at Saturday’s Millrose Games. Initially, the 3:52.88 collegiate record mile … Read More
Daily News Roundup: Celebrity PacemakersFebruary 17, 2014 | Jesse Squire
Few runners ever become so popular that they are professional celebrities. This guy might be one of them.
The pacemaker as a feature of distance running has been part of the landscape since before Roger Bannister first broke 4:00 for … Read More
Daily News Roundup: First College Team RankingsJanuary 14, 2014 | Jesse Squire
The year’s first college team rankings were released yesterday and today.
The USTFCCCA released its pre-season rankings yesterday, with Arkansas and Texas as the #1 men’s and women’s teams. Those rankings seek to predict national championships scoring potential.
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Inequality Killing College SportsJanuary 3, 2014 | Jesse Squire
The current thinking is that wealth and income inequality is a scourge that ruins economies and hurts us all. The Pope thinks so. The President of the United States thinks so. America’s best-known Nobel economics laureate thinks so (and has … Read More