Clemson bet on itself entering 2016, and it saved the athletic department in a big way. Clemson ended up doing that in 2016, and it paid off in a big way. According to The Clemson Insider, Clemson invested $272,500 last summer to help with coaches’ bonuses.
A litany of links typically makes for good Friday fodder. A week’s worth of the internet can help any reader through an unproductive end of the week. Unfortunately, spring practice’s rhythms are inconsistent, unlike summer’s constant nothingness and fall’s non-stop charge. Hey, who said you can’t take a long lunch on a Wednesday, anyways? MORE WIMBUSH AND WHITFIELD Sports Illustrated’s Andy Staples joined Notre Dame junior quarterback Brandon Wimbush out in San Diego two weeks ago during spring break, watching as Wimbush listened to private quarterbacks coach George Whitfield’s instructions. Staples, per usual, tells a good story, slipping some nuggets of information within it where you may not
Not long after two former Baylor players were arrested in connection with a 2013 allegation of sexual assault, the school filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by the players’ accuser. The lawsuit, alleging 52 assaults were committed by at least 31 Baylor football players from 2011-2014 was filed in January and accuses Baylor of negligence and the violation of Title IX protocol. In a response to the Title IX lawsuit filed in January, Baylor said the plaintiff’s allegations are barred by a two-year statute of limitations.