Simon Fraser University is dropping the name of its varsity athletic teams, effective immediately, after dozens of student athletes and faculty spent years pressuring school executives to make the change.
#BREAKING : SFU is officially retiring "The Clan" as the name of its varsity athletics team. SFU will launch a process this fall to choose a new varsity team name. Background:
Thanks LL for this incredible @RockTheBells varsity jacket...it came in a boombox box!
@SportsCenter @CapitalOneKareem Abdul-Jabbar 88-2 record 56 PTS in his varsity debut Career-high 61 3 championships in 3 years 3 Most Outstanding Player in NCAA tournament The NCAA also banned the dunk after Kareem's sophomore year. The "no-dunking rule " was also known as the "Lew Alcindor rule "
After a referee forced a black varsity wrestler to cut his dreadlocks, a New Jersey school district decided it will not send its sports teams to any events where that referee is officiating
Called up to play varsity basketball in fifth grade, Julian Newman is making high school basketball history (h/t )