Diversity at the 2016 Rio Olympics

By: Liza Bilich The 2016 Olympics are coming up and all eyes will be on a certain team. The ROT, or the Refugee Olympic Team, will compete in Rio de Janeiro. The 10 competing athletes are refugees and will represent four countries: South Sudan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Syria and Ethiopia. The six males and four females will participate in swimming, running and judo. … Continue reading Diversity at the 2016 Rio Olympics

In-helmet communication coming to the SEC

By: Liza Bilich The SEC continues to discuss the implementation of in-helmet communication in the 2017 football season. Conference officials discussed in-helmet communication at the recent spring football meetings, but want more conversations before deciding how and when to introduce it. Discussions about the cost, how to limit the use, and which players on the field get to use them, would need to be decided … Continue reading In-helmet communication coming to the SEC