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Vanderbilt Names Athletic Director

Vanderbilt Names Athletic Director

July 12, 2012 at 5:31 pm

Nine years after Vanderbilt University garnered national headlines for essentially disbanding its athletic department, the job description for the man in charge of the school’s sports teams is taking a step back towards a more traditional model.

NCAA Says Yes to Trevecca’s Division II Application

July 11, 2011 at 4:53 pm

Trevecca Nazarene University is in the process of joining NCAA’s Division II.

UT Athletic Director Resigns

June 7, 2011 at 12:43 pm

The University of Tennessee athletic department is losing yet another of its leaders, this time at the very top. Athletic Director Mike Hamilton is stepping down.

Belmont Joining OVC

May 13, 2011 at 3:37 pm

After nine years and 30 championships in the Atlantic Sun Conference, the Belmont Bruins today announced plans to join the Brentwood-based Ohio Valley Conference.

Sports Authority Does Away With Finance Committee

June 28, 2010 at 3:02 pm

Nashville’s Sports Authority decided today it no longer needs a finance committee. The board oversees relations between the city’s professional sports teams and their venues.

Workers Sandbag to Protect Metro Center, Water-Treatment Plant

May 4, 2010 at 12:15 am

Some of downtown’s signature sites are underwater, including the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, and LP field, home to the Tennessee Titans football team, as well as Bridgestone Arena, home to the Nashville Predators hockey team.

Asian Carp Could Damage State’s $1B Sport-Fishing Industry;Wildlife Resources Agency to Begin Sampling for Invasive Fish

April 27, 2010 at 6:06 am

This year, officials started sampling for a kind of fish fairly new to Tennessee – Asian carp – which compete with native species for food, and could hurt the state’s billion-dollar sport-fishing industry.

Brewers Say Greer Can’t Be Long-Term Home

February 26, 2009 at 6:22 pm

New owners of the Nashville Sounds have finalized their purchase of the minor league team, just as the major league affiliate tells the club it needs a new home.

Metro Council Approves New Sounds Lease

December 16, 2008 at 6:18 pm

The Metro Council approved a new lease for the Nashville Sounds baseball team with no opposition in a meeting that took about three minutes today.