background checks

October 5, 2016

Illinois reviews policies after criminal found umpiring games

Illinois may soon adopt a strict policy on background checks for sports officials after discovering that a sex offender has been working games for at least the last year. The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and state lawmakers are both exa...

November 27, 2011

Iowa Men’s Basketball Coach Receives First Technical While Trying To Shake Team Out Of Slump: 11-28-2011

IOWA CITY, IA. — Late in the first half of Wednesday's loss to Campbell, Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery kicked the scorer's table in frustration.He slammed a clipboard during a second-half timeout. When freshman Josh Oglesby passed on an ...