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November 27, 2020

The NBA prepares for a truncated season in December— and in some markets, teams will actually get to play in front of fans. So what are the economic arguments behind the league’s scheduling?

November 13, 2020

As COVID-19 cases continue to surge across the United States, the Ivy League announced that it will cancel all winter sports practices and competitions on Thursday afternoon.

November 12, 2020

Dr. Kenneth Shropshire responds to the NFL's newest diversity hiring proposal that awards third-round draft picks.

November 11, 2020

"Black lives matter." Kenneth Shropshire, head of the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University finds "this truly spectacular public stance" for an NFL that has so long sought to stay out of politics.

November 10, 2020

When the east sideline of Sun Devil Stadium was rebuilt last year, an area under the upper-seating section with beautiful views of the Hayden butte was left unfinished. The space is now home to the Global Sport Institute.

November 6, 2020

According to a study from the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University Maryland's hire is notable because at least 77% of offensive coordinators hired throughout college football over the past 10 years were white.

November 3, 2020

Throughout the 2019-2020 academic year, the Global Sport Institute has exceeded all expectations in this new era of virtual collaboration and communication.

October 28, 2020

The numbers paint a bleak picture. Three experts weigh in on why that’s the case—and what can be done about it.

October 23, 2020

Going into the home stretch of the 2020 presidential election, President Trump has seized on an unusual political tactic: take credit for the return of Big Ten football to appeal to sports-crazy voters in key Midwestern swing states.


October 14, 2020

Last month, ASU’s Global Sports Institute published a new paper, “Field Studies: A 10-Season Snapshot of NCAA Power Five Head Coaching Hires,” which analyzes coaching hiring and firing trends in college football.

 Dwayne Haskins playing against Cleveland Browns.

October 9, 2020

The most accomplished Black quarterback in the history of the Washington Football Team believes Dwayne Haskins can overcome this.

LSU Athletics Partners with All-Star Team of NIL Experts

October 5, 2020

The company brings decades of experience in all areas impacted by NIL changes.