College coaches struggle with appropriate Twitter policies
Towson football team’s Twitter ban comes as state legislators move to protect student freedoms
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Coaches and athletics officials who carefully monitor what players say to reporters have struggled to react to new technology allowing athletes unfiltered communication with the public. As they try to protect the reputation of their institutions—and in some cases, avoid NCAA violations—they're drawing attention from lawyers worried about defending the First and Fourth Amendments. Read more with registration.