Student Athlete

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New Information In DISD Basketball Recruiting Scandal

There is new information in the recruiting scandal that rocked the DISD. This month, the district fired 15 employees – including the top management in the athletic program. CBS 11 News has uncovered how the district uncovered what it calls “lies.”

CBSDFW.COM–06/26/2014

Dylan Ducek's family in Omaha, Nebraska to support him. (credit: Jane Slater/CBS 11 SPORTS)

Texas College World Series Player A Testament In Perseverance

At the College World Series in Nebraska, a lot of people were surprised when Texas Tech didn’t start their lefty freshman — all-American Dylan Dusek. The teen has been impressive, but the journey to the mound is the inspiring part of his story.

CBSDFW.COM–06/17/2014

William Wojciak (credit: Denton County Jail)

Former North Texas H.S. QB Accused Of Burglary & Arson

An 18-year-old former student and football player at Krum High School is accused of burglary and arson. William ‘Caz’ Wojciak remained in the Denton County jail Friday evening, on $300,000 bond.

CBS 11–10/18/2013

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Texas Women’s Track Coach Resigns Amid Investigation

University of Texas women’s track coach Bev Kearney resigned Saturday and acknowledged in an interview with the Austin American-Statesman that she had an intimate relationship with an athlete in her program in 2002.

01/06/2013

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Playoff Dollars Could Spark Calls To Pay Players

The new playoff system means big money to the schools in major college football, as much as a half billion dollars per year just in television rights alone.

06/28/2012

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Doctor Says Parents Should Know Risks Of Sports

For many kids in Texas, any football stadium is a field of dreams. Most parents know the potential dangers before allowing their kids to play. But a sports medicine doctor says player safety depends on good coaching and body conditioning.

09/21/2011

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Quinlan Athlete Says He Was Choked By Track Coach

A North Texas high school student says his coach crossed the line, grabbing him around the throat. The athlete from Quinlan ISD says it happened during a track meet in Caddo Mills.

04/28/2011