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Study: Specialized athletes suffer more lower-extremity injuries

A new study conducted by the University of Wisconsin has found that specialized athletes suffer more lower-extremity injuries than those who play mult... more »

Oklahoma facing shortage of basketball referees

Just one month before the fall high school sports season begins, Oklahoma is facing a significant shortage of qualified referees for football and bask... more »

Mass. HS coach returns after resigning over parents

A popular Massachusetts high school girls basketball coach is returning to the court, just months after stepping down over pressure from disgruntled p... more »

Concordia University Irvine officially joins NCAA

From Concordia University Irvine IRVINE, Calif. — Concordia University Irvine (CUI) has received approval from the National Collegiate Athletic ... more »

Texas referees association considering harsher penalties for fights

There were 16 fights on Texas high school basketball courts last year, according to the Dallas Morning News, and state referees want to do something a... more »

Wisconsin bringing 35-second shot clock to HS basketball

High school basketball in Wisconsin will implement a 35-second shot clock beginning with the 2019-20 school year. The Wisconsin Interscholastic Ath... more »

Study: HS boys fear looking ‘weak’ by reporting concussions

A study published in the Journal of Athletic Training found that high school boys are more reluctant to report concussion symptoms to their coaches o... more »

NFHS adopts rule to stop play for ‘misconduct warnings’

Beginning next season, high school basketball referees will stop games to give misconduct warnings to coaches and other personnel who are unruly. T... more »

Poll: 70% of coaches prefer a shot clock in HS basketball

In April, Winning Hoops asked coaches whether a shot clock should be used in high school basketball. Maryland recently voted to adopt a 35-second shot... more »

Wisconsin to offer concussion insurance to student-athletes

Wisconsin this summer will become the fourth state to offer concussion insurance to student-athletes, the state's athletic association announced. ... more »


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