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Media, Law & Policy

Falk Sports Law Professor Comments on SCOTUS Decision to Allow Sports Bets

Monday, May 14, 2018, By Daryl Lovell

In a 6-3 vote on May 14, the Supreme Court ruled that a 25-year-old law that made sports betting illegal was unconstitutional. John T. Wolohan is a professor of Sports Law in the David B. Falk College of Sport and…

Campus & Community

WAER News, Sports & Online Efforts Draw 10 Syracuse Press Awards

Wednesday, May 9, 2018, By News Staff

WAER’s “City Limits: A Poverty Project” was recognized for two awards at the Syracuse Press Club awards announced this past weekend. The website, took top honors for the online journalism news website category. The panel discussion on “Poverty and…


Dick’s Sporting Goods’ Motive to Limit Weapon Sales

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, By Sawyer Kamman

Following public outcry after the Parkland shooting, Dick’s Sporting Goods has announced that they will begin to limit sales of automatic weapons, and not sell them to anyone under 21. While many celebrate that decision, is it one made by…

Health & Society

Sport Management Alumnus Promotes Olympic Athletes of Team Visa

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, By Kathleen Haley

At the Olympics in PyeongChang, Brian Meyer ’11 is cheering on a roster of international athletes. Meyer, an account manager with Endeavor (formerly WME|IMG), works with the Visa Olympic Sponsorship team, managing the 54 Olympic and Paralympic athletes for the…

Spectrum News

Sports Management Club Raises $56,000 for Meals on Wheels

Tuesday, January 30, 2018, By Sawyer Kamman

The Syracuse Sports Management Club has just donated $56,000 to the local Meals on Wheels as a result of their annual private auction. The amount is the most ever made in the annual amount, and brings the total raised since…

Campus & Community

Sport Management Club Raises over $56,000 during 13th Annual Charity Sports Auction

Friday, January 26, 2018, By News Staff

The Sport Management (SPM) Club at Syracuse University raised $56,800 for Meals on Wheels Syracuse as a result of its 13th Annual Charity Sports Auction. During the SU men’s basketball game on Dec. 9, supporters placed bids on hundreds of…

Campus & Community

Autographed Sports Memorabilia, Other Items Available during Sport Management Club’s ‘After Auction Sale’

Thursday, December 14, 2017, By News Staff

The Falk College’s Sport Management Club “After the Auction” Sale is happening through Dec. 20. Students, faculty and staff, along with their friends and families, are invited to visit to view and purchase more than 40 items, including gift…

Business & Economy

Falk Sport Analytics Majors Place First at NYU’s SABR Diamond Dollars Case Competition

Thursday, November 30, 2017, By Margie Chetney

A team representing the Syracuse University Sport Management Baseball Statistics and Sabermetrics Club won the SABR Diamond Dollars Case Competition at NYU earlier this month. Falk College sport analytics majors Justin Perline ’19, CB Garrett ’19, Luke Scheetz ’21, Trevor…

Media, Law & Policy

Mike Tirico ’88 Receives Newhouse School’s Marty Glickman Award for Leadership in Sports Media

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, By News Staff

Tirico is a host and play-by-play announcer for NBC Sports Group, which he joined in 2016 after a 26-year career with ESPN. Tirico will take over Olympics hosting duties from outgoing host Costas starting with the 2018 games in PyeongChang, South Korea.

China Daily

How to cater sports programming to the 21st century fan

Friday, November 10, 2017, By Ellen Mbuqe

John Wolohan, professor of sports law, talks to China Daily on how television executives need to think outside the box when it comes to delivering sports content to consumers. “With fewer viewers watching traditional television, sports properties need to focus…