September-October 2021

Spry Announces Partnership with St. Edwards University to Help School Manage Compliance with the Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) Movement.

Spry, a third-party technology solution designed to help colleges and universities navigate the rapidly evolving NIL landscape, announced today an agreement with St. Edwards University to help the school’s athletic department manage compliance issues that arise as student-athletes sign contracts to leverage their NIL. The partnership comes as St. Edwards also announces a new partnership…
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Former Akron Administrator Provided Impermissible Benefits

A former associate athletics director at Akron provided impermissible benefits to nine football student-athletes when he provided cash loans from his personal bank account, according to a decision released by the Division I Committee on Infractions. As a result, the former associate athletics director violated ethical conduct rules. Specifically, in January 2015, the former associate…
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