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USSA Faculty Scholarship: Dr. Brandon Spradley

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Dr. Brandon Spradley

Chair of Sports Management

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Dissertation

Spradley, B. D. (2014). Concussion awareness and education: Baseline testing high school and college athletes with the king-devick test. Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I. 

Research

 

Peer-reviewed & Refereed Publications

  • William Steffen, Conrad Woolsey, Ronald Quinn, Brandon Spradley. (2020). Mental Toughness in Coaching: A Functional Definition Determined by Elite Coaches. The Sport Journal
  • Ashley Marass, Anthony Martino, Brandon Spradley, Taralyn Mcmullan. (2019). Peer-to-Peer Education: Increasing Knowledge and Changing Attitudes Toward Concussions. Journal of School Nursing (In Review).
  • Anthony Martino, Ashley Marass, Vincent Ramsey, Brandon Spradley. (2017). Concussion in high school football players from a single conference efficacy of a novel education model. American Academy of Neurology, Concussion Symposium.
  • Daniel Kane, Brandon D. Spradley. (2017). Recognizing ESports as a Sport. The Sport Journal.
  • Philipp Sauer, Brandon D. Spradley, Fred J. Cromartie. (2017).The influence of service in a sports environment: A case study on Borussia Dortmund. The Sport Journal. (Pending)
  • Philipp Sauer, Brandon D. Spradley, Fred J. Cromartie. (2017). Service personnel as a key success factor in a sports environment. The Sport Journal.
  • Marcos A. Abreu, Brandon D. Spradley. (2016). The National Football League’s brand and stadium opportunities. The Sport Journal.
  • Robert Hudson, Brandon D. Spradley. (2016). Concussions: A sport ethics commentary. The Sport Journal. 
  • Marcos A. Abreu, Brandon D. Spradley. (2016). The 2011 national football league labor dispute. The Sport Journal.
  • Marcos A. Abreu, Wirt Edwards, Brandon D. Spradley. (2016). The War Against Concussions. The Sport Journal.
  • Marcos A. Abreu, Fred J. Cromartie, Brandon D. Spradley. (2016). Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and Former National Football League Player Suicides. The Sport Journal.
  • Gregory B. Bonds, William W. Edwards, Brandon D. Spradley, Theodore Phillips. (2015). The impact of litigation, regulation, and legislation on sport concussion management. The Sport Journal.
  • Brandon D. Spradley & Fred J. Cromartie. (2015). The coach’s role in sport concussion care: Developing high school and youth coaches through the concepts of deliberate practice. The Sport Journal.
  • Brandon D. Spradley, Suttanuch Wiriyanpinit, Amber A. Magner. (2014). Baseline concussion testing in different environments: A pilot study. The Sport Journal.
  • Kristina Kendall, Jordan R. Moon, Ciaran M. Fairman, Brandon D. Spradley, Chih-Yin Tai, Paul H. Falcone, Laura R. Carson, Matt M. Mosman, Jordan M. Joy, Michael P. Kim, Eric R. Serrano, and Enrico N. Esposito. (2014). Ingesting a pre-workout supplement containing caffeine, creatine, beta-alanine, amino acids, and B-vitamins for 28 days is efficacious in recreationally active men. Nutrition Research. In Press.
  • Gregory B. Bonds, William W. Edwards, Brandon D. Spradley. (2014). Advancements in concussion prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. The Sport Journal.
  • Chih-yin Tai, Brandon D. Spradley, Wiriyapinit Suttanuch, Amber Magner, Jordan R. Moon (2014). Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise.
  • Conrad L. Woolsey, Joe Mannion, Ron D. Williams Jr, William Steffen, Mara S. Aruguete, Marion W. Evans, Brandon D. Spradley, Bert H. Jacobson, William W. Edwards, Weston S. Kensinger, Niels C. Beck. (2013). Understanding emotional binge eating: From sports training to tailgating. The Sport Journal. 16.
  • Amber Magner, Kristi Chatham, Brandon Spradley, Suttanuch Wiriyapinit, William Price, Thad Akins. (2012). Static stretching versus dynamic warm up: The effect on choice reaction time as measured by the Makoto II Arena. The Sports Journal. 15.
  • Brandon D. Spradley, Kristy R. Crowley, Chih-Yin Tai, Kristina L. Kendall, David H. Fukuda, Enrico N. Esposito, Sarah E. Moon, Jordan R. Moon. (2012). Ingesting a pre-workout supplement containing caffeine, B-vitamins, amino acids, creatine, and beta-alanine before exercise delays fatigue while improving reaction time and muscular endurance. Nutrition and Metabolism. 9:28. (Biomed Central “Highly Accessed” Article).

 

Research Abstracts

  • Herron, RL, Spradley, BD, Toldi, JP, Ellis, D, Best, CL, Marass, AD, Martino, AM.  Between-trail reliability of the King-Devick Test in male high-school athletes.  American College of Sport Medicine Annual Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.  (May 2020)  In Review
  • Spradley, BD, Herron, RL, Toldi, JP, Ellis, D, Best, CL, Marass, AD, Martino, AM.  Between-trail reliability of the King-Devick Test in female high-school athletes.  American College of Sport Medicine Annual Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.  (May 2020)  In Review
  • Toldi, JP, Herron, RL, Spradley, BD, Ellis, D, Best, CL, Marass, AD, Martino, AM.  The relationships between King-Devick and SCAT5 scores in high-school athletes.  American College of Sport Medicine Annual Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.  (May 2020)  In Review
  • Toldi, J, Marass, A, Saville, S, Herron, RL, Spradley, BD. (2019). Improving Attitudes Towards and Increase Knowledge of Concussions in Youth-Sport Participants.  North American Primary Care Research Group 47th Annual Meeting.  Toronto, ON (November 2019)
  • Herron, RL, Rosandich, JL, Spradley, BD. Exploring the Gaps: Utilizing Visual Analog Scales in Sport-Management Research. North American Society of Sport Management Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA (May 2019)
  • Williams, JJ., Herrron, RL., Cosio-Lima, LD., Wallace, MB., Spradley, BD. (2019). The potentiation effects of a sled-towing load corresponding to a 50% velocity decrement on subsequent sprint times in high-school soccer athletes. Oral Presentation – National Strength and Conditioning Association, 2019 National Conference, Washington, D.C.
  • Moon, JM., Spradley, BD., Tai, CY., Crowley, KR. (2018). Quantifying Total Body Water in Athletic Males and Females Ages 14-49 Years: A Comparison of Bioimpedance Spectroscopy and Deuterium Dilution. 11th International Symposium on IN VIVO Body Composition Studies.
  • Brett S. Nickerson, Jordan R. Moon, Michael R. Esco, Chih-yin Tai, Brandon Spradley. (2017). Effect of total body water estimates via bioimpedance on BOD POD-based three-compartment body fat models in athletes. National Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Ronald Snarr, Michael Esco, Jordan Moon, Chih-yin, Brandon Spradley. (2017). Comparison of 3-compartment model body fat predictions via bioimpedance devices and the influence of hydration in female athletes. National Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Chih-Yin Tai, Brandon Spradley, Suttanuch Wiryapinit, Amber Magner, Bill Price, Enrico Esposito, Paul Falcone, Laura Carson, Michael Kim, Eric Serrano, Jordan Moon. (2013). Total body water estimations using bioimpedance in the athletic young adults: a deuterium oxide comparison. American College of Sports Medicine (National Conference).
  • Chih-Yin Tai, Kristy R. Crowley, Brandon D. Spradley, Laura R. Carson, Paul H. Falcone, Enrico N. Esposito, Michael P. Kim, Eric R. Serrano, and Jordan. R. Moon. (2013). Reliability of an Interactive Sport-Specific Choice Reaction Time Device. International Society of Sports Nutrition.
  • Chih-Yin Tai, Paul H. Falcone, Laura R. Carson, Brandon D. Spradley, Kristy R. Crowley, Amber Magner, Enrico N. Esposito, Michael P. Kim, Eric R. Serrano, and Jordan. R. Moon. (2013). Anthropometric variables, aerobic fitness, and reaction time in club level rugby players and trained men. National Strength and Conditioning Association.
  • Chih-Yin Tai, Paul H. Falcone, Laura R. Carson, Brandon D. Spradley, Kristy R. Crowley, Amber Magner, Enrico N. Esposito, Michael P. Kim, Eric R. Serrano, and Jordan. R. Moon. (2013). Validity of the bod pod s/t to predict percent fat in male and female athletes. American College of Sports Medicine (Regional Conference).
  • Brandon D. Spradley, Chih-Yin Tai, Kristy R. Crowley, Kristina L. Kendall, David H. Fukuda, Geff Purdy, Amber Manger, Enrico N. Esposito, and Jordan R. Moon. (2013). The safety of a pre-workout supplement containing caffeine, amino acids, creatine and B-vitamins after 30 days of ingestion. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 27(Suppl 4).
  • Chih-Yin Tai, Brandon D. Spradley, Kristy R. Crowley, Kristina L. Kendall, David H. Fukuda, Geff Purdy, Amber Manger, Enrico N. Esposito, and Jordan R. Moon. (2013). Chronic supplementation of a pre-workout supplement increases ventilatory threshold and improves lower body muscular strength and endurance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 27(Suppl 4).

 

Blogs & Non-peer-reviewed literature (media included)

  • Contributor to Athletes in Action
    • https://athletesinaction.org/
  • Contributor to The Sports Digest
    • http://thesportdigest.com/?s=brandon+spradley
  • Contributor to Video Blog (Give Me 2 Minutes)
  • Additional Literature (articles, podcasts, etc.)
    • Future Tense Podcast (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)- The rapid growth of eSports
      • https://radio.abc.net.au/programitem/per3mopyyL?play=true
    • Voice of America- Are Video Games the Next Big College Sport?
      • https://www.voanews.com/a/are-video-games-the-next-big-college-sport/4009439.html