Get to know LaVall Jordan, who takes over Butler’s basketball program as its fourth head coach in six years
The name A.J. Graves takes Butler basketball fans back to the days before the Final Four runs. From 2004 to 2008, Graves’ consistent play at guard gave the nation a preview of homegrown Indiana talent.
Max Schumacher is the former CEO of the Indianapolis Indians. But long before that, he got his his education from Butler University and learned under prominent Butler members such as Tony Hinkle.
Women’s fight for equality in sports depends on how we see them off the the field. Why achieving equal rights in athletics is harder today, despite the legal protections of Title IX.
The Chicago Cubs shocked the world by winning the World Series in what is quite possibly the biggest comeback in sports history. Cubs fans have waited 108 years for this moment, and Dana Lee tries to explain just what this moment means.
Preseason basketball rankings come with all the hype of predicting a great year for college basketball, but how much stock should we put into them?
College, we’re told, are some of the greatest four years in your life. Certainly that’s true when it comes to being a sports fan. And then there’s the not-so-great parts about trying to be a dedicated fan and college student at the the time.
The national anthem resounds across the stadium, notes suspended from end to end as fans rise, hats lift off and players still, hands over hearts, eyes skyward. Colin Kaepernick descends to the ground. A 90 degree bend lowering his body to graze the sideline before his full weight settles on the left knee, elbow resting over the top, a slight lean forward. A noticeable dip in the line of players facing the flag.
Cartoon by Carissa Marquardt. DANA LEE | STAFF COLUMNIST | email@example.com Today, more than any other time in our history, is a time for heroes. For better or worse, athletes are magnified into larger-than-life personas, stretching past the media’s spotlight and seeping into our lives in an osmosis of fame and glory. They are immortalized…