Veteran columnist: McNair case will force University of Maryland officials’ departures

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland — USA Today sports columnist Christine Brennan believes University of Maryland head coach DJ Durkin, athletic director Damon Evans and president Wallace Loh will be fired for mishandling an abusive culture that resulted in Jordan McNair’s death…

Women sports journalists face new challenges on and off the field

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland — Decades of pioneering sports coverage by female journalists has put them in the locker rooms and on the field, but research shows it’s still daunting to be a women’s sports reporter. That research helped shape discussions…

UM Panel Discusses Future of College Athletics

College athletics faces a changing and challenging landscape that will demand new approaches and solutions, a panel of experts agreed Wednesday night.

Panel Tackles the Question of Whether Washington’s NFL Team Name Should Stay or Go

The Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism at the University of Maryland tackled a proposed controversial name change for Washington’s NFL team.