2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List Luncheon Set for May 12

The 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List Luncheon will take place on Friday, May 12th, at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach.  The watch list recognizes 42 of the finest student-athletes in the country who excel for their respective college football teams on the defensive end of the field. They are warriors on the field of play and leaders in the classroom and community. They uphold the tradition of Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community and Tenacity, everything that the Lott IMPACT Trophy represents. They captain their teams, are on academic honor rolls, start their own [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:01-04:00March 15th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

SBC’s Warren LeGarie and Larry Coon Speak at Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

Every year some of the brightest minds in sports gather at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston to foster the acceptance of analytics, create innovation, and bring like-minded people together to learn. Sports Business Classroom Founder Warren LeGarie and Sports Business Classroom General Manager Larry Coon both spoke on panels at this year’s conference. Following are the topics they spoke about: Warren LeGarie | Panelist | Mission Impossible: The Art of Negotiation Like bad beats in poker, bad contracts are more vividly remembered by sports fans than the [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:01-04:00March 7th, 2017|All News, Updates|

What’s It Like to Intern with the NBA? Staff Profile: Tyler Makins

via Northwood University Northwood senior Tyler Makins spent his summer interning while surrounded by some of the most important people in the NBA. Here, he shares a little bit about himself, his experience, and what it was like to work with big names while keeping a cool head. What is your major? I dual major in Marketing and Sports Management, graduating this spring. What student organizations are you involved with on campus? I’ve been a member of both the Sports Management Association at Northwood and the Kappa Sigma [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:01-04:00March 1st, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|