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2015

Former Inductees to Return to National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame for 10th Anniversary

November 12, 2015

Oscar Robertson, Ralph Sampson, Xavier McDaniel and other previous inductees to attend 10th Anniversary Hall of Fame Salute, presented by Shelter Insurance

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 10, 2015) – To commemorate 10 years of celebrating greatness in college basketball through its annual induction…

Football candidates announced for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award

September 10, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (September 10, 2015) – Thirty NCAA® Football Bowl Subdivision student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were selected today as candidates for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate football. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as…

Volleyball candidates announced for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award

September 9, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (September 9, 2015) – Thirty NCAA® women’s volleyball student-athletes who excel both on and off the court were selected today as candidates for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate volleyball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an…

Men’s and women’s soccer candidates announced for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award

September 3, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (September 3, 2015) – Sixty NCAA® men’s and women’s soccer student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were selected as candidates today for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate soccer. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as…

Four Major League Baseball Legends Headline this Year’s Negro Leagues Baseball Museum “Hall of Game”

April 25, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 25, 2015) – The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) today announced the 2015 class of inductees into its Hall of Game.

Established by the NLBM in 2014, the Hall of Game annually honors former Major League Baseball (MLB) players who competed with the same passion,…

Blackman, Buckner, Havlicek, Ratleff and Scott Headline 10th Induction Class

February 18, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 17, 2015) – Kansas State’s Rolando Blackman, Indiana’s Quinn Buckner, Ohio State’s John Havlicek, Long Beach State’s Ed Ratleff and North Carolina’s Charlie Scott headline the players in the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame’s induction class of…

National Football League’s Top Players and Coaches Named Winners of the 45th Annual NFL 101 Awards

January 27, 2015

For the first time in its 45-year history, the NFL 101 Awards, produced and managed by Premier Sports Management, will honor five outstanding players instead of four after voters named Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown—both of the Pittsburgh Steelers—as co-winners of the AFC Offensive Player of…

Premier Led the Naming and Branding For The College Football Playoff

January 21, 2015

Premier led the naming, positioning and branding strategy for the College Football Playoff and our work was recognized by several media outlets in the days leading up to and around the 2015 National Championship game.  We’re proud that our efforts were spotlighted for this hugely successful event.…