Department of Exercise and Sport Science






The College Sport Research Institute (CSRI) is pleased to sponsor the Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics (JIIA), an on-line journal dedicated to encouraging, supporting and disseminating interdisciplinary and interuniversity collaborative college-sport research.


JIIA’s purpose is to advance thought and examine issues related primarily to ethical, social, economic and political issues surrounding college sport in the United States.


JIIA Home Page

JIIA Current Issue


Instructions to Authors


Manuscript files (Microsoft Word format only) should be submitted electronically to the Editor, Dr. Chad McEvoy at and attached to an email message stating the manuscript has not been simultaneously submitted for publication and/or published elsewhere.  Manuscripts must conform to the current “Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.” Manuscripts must include an abstract of approximately 150-200 words and complete references. Each manuscript must be typewritten, double-spaced throughout, use “Times New Roman” font (size 12), include page numbers, and utilize one inch margins on the top, bottom, and sides. Authors are responsible for obtaining permission to reproduce copyrighted information and materials. Submitting a manuscript indicates the author (s) agree to transfer of copyright to The College Sport Research Institute. Manuscripts submitted that correctly follow the submission guidelines will receive blind review.


Manuscript Information pdf

Publication Agreement pdf


Editorial Review Board



Dr. Chad D. McEvoy

Illinois State University

(309) 438-2337



Dr. C. Keith Harrison

University of Central Florida

(407) 823-1158


Acquisitions Editor:

Joris Drayer

University of Memphis


Book Review Editor:

Janet Rasmussen

University of Central Florida


Editorial Assistants:

Kaj Janson

University of Central Florida

Jennifer Madgia

Illinois State University