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Weekly Roundup: July 4th- July 10th

Brian Burnsed, Sports Capital Journalism alum, wrote the compelling and heartbreaking story of Clinton Portis, who was nearly driven to murder after losing the majority of his NFL earnings.

Nicole Auerbach of USA Today profiled the new head basketball coach at Butler, LaVall Jordan, and his deep ties to the university.

Alex Prewitt of […]

Samantha Smith accepts USBWA Most Courageous Award

By Jay Smith |@_SmithJ_

Sports Capital Journalism Program

HOUSTON — The late Andrew Smith of Butler University and his widow Samantha were honored by the United States Basketball Writers Association with the organization’s Most Courageous Award on Monday. The presentation marked the first time that the award, which was created in 1978, has honored […]