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Resource ID: #26820
Subject: College Sports
Source: ESPN (Television Network) (Bristol, CT)
Date: January 24, 2014 (“Sasha's Story”) August 21, 2014 (“Victims of Inaction”)



Rare in sports journalism is the investigative story that not only unearths a major institutional failure, but prompts comprehensive policy and other changes that aim to help thousands if not millions of people around the nation. That is what happened as a result of ESPN's 16-month investigation into the death of a University of Missouri swimmer who struggled with mental illness and the effects of a sexual assault - two of the largest issues facing college students today.

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