Basketball

Inflation is on the rise, but fans are paying for NBA, NFL, and other sports tickets

People are changing their spending habits as prices rise at rates not seen in four decades, making choices favor experiments. This means a huge demand for live sports. Dennis Coates, professor of sports economics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, said demand for sports attendance is usually “unresponsive to price changes.” “Good times, bad …

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Former Hoozier goalkeeper Ali Batberg joins the Indiana women’s basketball team

Bloomington, Indiana – Former Hoosier Hoosier goalkeeper Ali Batberg has joined the Indiana women’s basketball program as a team and recruiting coordinator, the league announced Friday. “We are excited to have Ali join our staff in this capacity after a successful collegiate career,” said Indiana coach Terry Morin. “She has always expressed an interest in …

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Second racist incident at sporting event between Nyack and Pearl River sparks outrage

PEARL RIVER, ROCKLAND COUNTY (WABC) – For the second time this year, the Rockland County community has been forced to take action after racist incidents during high school sporting events. Back in February, during a basketball game at Pearl River High School, fans made monkey noises while Black Nyak players fired free throws. Then, this …

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Hired Pfeffer as new coach for AAHS | News, sports, jobs

Pfeffer Written by Michael Boytim mboytim@altoonamirror.com The Altoona Dog District School Board appointed Pfeiffer Monday night after a unanimous vote to be the Mountain Lions’ fourth boys’ basketball coach in eight seasons. Pfeffer has been the ninth grade boys basketball coach for Altoona for the past six seasons. “It was really …

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