December 18, 2013
If you build it, they will come? Not so fast. Sports arenas like the Staples Center in LA can be enormously lucrative, but there are plenty that lose millions of dollars every year. This hour we’ll talk about the financial prospects for Columbus’ Nationwide Arena and if sports complexes have the right to play ball with public money.
June 29, 2011
Referees may take care of any penalties on the field, but university compliance officers are the ones who focus on the off-field violations. More on how the compliance office works to oversee university athletes this hour on “All Sides.”
May 11, 2011
“Oh come let’s sing Ohio’s praise,” as we explore the rich past of The Ohio State University.
April 27, 2011
What happens to a university when it’s better known for its college sports than its academic programs? We’ll talk about the commercialization of college sports and the conflict with academic values occurring across the country.