Friday Sports Briefs

UConn Wins, Rentschler Field Loses

UConn rolled over UMass, 37-0, last night in the Huskies’ home opener at Rentschler Field – Desmond Conner of the Hartford Courant has the story. 

Matthew Sturdevant of the Hartford Courant also reported that Rentschler Field is losing money and state officials are looking to add more events in hopes of turning a profit.

What You Don’t Know About Penn State’s NCAA Sanctions

The Bylaw Blog has an interesting piece on two little known provisions in Penn State’s consent decree with the NCAA: the hiring of an “Athletics Integrity Officer” and the signing of an “Athletics Integrity Agreement.”

USA Boxing “Dream Team”

Paul Stuart Haberman has an interesting post on 8 Count News discussing whether professional boxers should be eligible to compete in the Olympics.

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