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Investigative Reporter Lavigne Discusses Sexual Assault Scandals

By Jon Sauber

Sports Capital Journalism Program

“You see people in positions of power who think this isn’t a big deal because there are people who think you’re only hurt if you’re pulled off the street and violently raped in the bushes,” ESPN investigative reporter Paula Lavigne said to Pam Laucella’s graduate class at IUPUI […]

Forde, Lefko, Moyle, O’Neil to Highlight USBWA Full Court Press Seminar

Full Court Press

“Full Court Press,” the annual United States Basketball Writers Association sports writing seminar and scholarship competition, will take place on Friday, March 30 in the Family Hospitality Room on the event level of the Alamodome in San Antonio.

The session will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., following the presentation […]

Postcard from Atlanta: A Journey Ends, Another Begins

“How did I get here?”

The thought kept crossing my mind as the streamers fell and confetti pelted me from all sides. I was standing on the sideline as Alabama players celebrated following Tua Tagovailoa’s 41-yard, game-winning touchdown pass to DeVonta Smith in overtime of the College Football Playoff National Championship.

Alabama players and coaches […]

Championship Predictions: All in for the Dawgs

By Jon Sauber and Joe Spears | @JonSauber @joe_spears7

ATLANTA – The fourth championship game of the College Football Playoff era will be the first to feature teams from the same conference. When the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs meet in Mercedes-Benz Stadium Monday night, in the middle of Southeastern Conference territory, a […]

Postcard from Pasadena: You Are Now Entering The Twilight Zone

“Attention media: This is the first-ever overtime game in Rose Bowl history.”

The announcement carried through the Rose Bowl Stadium press box as reporters grabbed stat sheets, refilled coffees and prepared to type like hell as they readied for overtime.

After Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield’s first-half marches down the field gashed Georgia to the […]