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University of Michigan athletes sign social media policy in bid to avoid controversy as Twitter incidents multiply

University of Michigan athletes sign social media policy in bid to avoid controversy as Twitter incidents multiply | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
For college athletes, social media use tends toward the extreme: It's either a blessing or a curse.
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Medcalf: Finding ways to police the social media craze for student-athletes

Medcalf: Finding ways to police the social media craze for student-athletes | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
Like almost everyone else, college athletes have latched onto the social media craze. And that has led to problems for a few programs and their student-athletes, which is why more schools are relying on firms to police their social media activity.
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The good and bad of Twitter and college athletes

The good and bad of Twitter and college athletes | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
A tweet is just a tweet until it's newsworthy, Heisman trophy winner Johnny Manziel learned this week. Sending out a photo of yourself partying at a club or with a wad of cash at a casino might seem like no big deal, because it's technically legal.

But when you're 20 years old, the face of college football and broadcasting it to 250,000 people, it creates headlines.
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The do's and don'ts of athletes on social media

The do's and don'ts of athletes on social media | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
Posts made on social media mostly originate from personal opinions, but the risk of those opinions becoming public is greater than several people may think.
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Social media changing the recruiting game

Social media changing the recruiting game | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
From coaches having to learn how to tweet, to recruits controlling the news on Twitter or boosting their stock on Facebook, social media is changing the way the recruiting game is played.
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Social Media’s Undeniable Impact on College Sports - Higher Education

Social Media’s Undeniable Impact on College Sports - Higher Education | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
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How Social Media Affects College Athletics

How Social Media Affects College Athletics | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
College athletic departments are always looking to be at the cutting edge, and currently that means putting a lot of importance on social media efforts.
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Jonathan Walsh's curator insight, December 1, 2015 10:13 AM

Social and the adoption of Mobile are key factors that will only increase in relevancy over time...

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College Athletics: A Fuel for the Social Media Fire | Socialnomics

College Athletics: A Fuel for the Social Media Fire | Socialnomics | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
College Athletics, Social Media Ban, Twitter, social media policy, student athletes, Meriwether, social media
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How Social Media Changed Recruiting

How Social Media Changed Recruiting | Social Media in Collegiate Athletics | Scoop.it
Clifton Garrett is one of the nation's top prospects in the 2014 recruiting class. He's also an enthusiastic and savvy Twitter user, having Tweeted more than 16,000 times. In that way, he's a typical Generation Y college football recruit...
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