Baltimore-based institution is first HBCU in the country to integrate the leading athlete engagement platform department-wide
DURHAM, NC – [Tuesday, March 29, 2018] – Teamworks, the industry leader in athlete engagement software for athletic organizations, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Morgan State University athletic department, the first HBCU to integrate the operations platform department-wide. Teamworks will streamline communication for student-athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, advisors and administrators while centralizing player and staff information. Morgan State is the latest NCAA Division I athletic department to deploy the platform, joining other prestigious institutions and professional sports organizations turning to Teamworks to modernize operational infrastructure.
“We are proud and excited to be the first Historically Black College and University to partner with Teamworks department-wide,” Director of Athletics, Ed Scott said. “The capabilities of the Teamworks application will revolutionize the way our department operates and communicates. We expect Teamworks to have a daily impact on our student-athletes, coaches and administrators that will put them in a position to exceed expectations academically and athletically.”
Delivering Morgan State many timesaving management solutions, Teamworks’ tools will allow coaches and staff to spend more time developing student-athletes by eliminating inefficiencies and promoting uniformity across the department. Teamworks will revamp the Bears’ communication methods, ease file sharing processing and enable more seamless collaboration through the convenience of mobile devices, resulting in student-athlete engagement and empowerment to succeed both on and off the field.
“We are pleased to welcome Morgan State to the Teamworks Family,” said Zach Maurides, CEO of Teamworks. “We are proud to partner with universities that deeply value student-athlete development and share in our mission to empower athletes to be successful on the field, in the classroom and in all areas of their lives.”
At the forefront of innovation in athletics, Teamworks offers an unparalleled depth and breadth of functionality to more than 2,000 athletic-related entities around the world including some of the biggest names in sports. As today’s sports organizations and athletic departments become increasingly more complex, Teamworks’ offerings promote a seamless internal operation for those managing untold moving parts over the course of a season. In collegiate athletics, Teamworks streamlines information sharing for more than 1,500 NCAA Division I teams. Other prominent NCAA Division I athletic programs adopting the platform department-wide include Southern California, Alabama, Florida, Florida State, Vanderbilt, Texas, Duke, Purdue, Virginia and UCLA. Other major collegiate partners include the NCAA, the Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten Conference, PAC-12, Mountain West Conference, and Southland.
Based in Durham, NC and Founded in 2004, Teamworks is the leading provider of mobile collaboration software for athletic organizations. Teamworks has helped athletic teams, departments, and organizations across the country improve the way they share information and communicate. More than 2,000 clients utilize Teamworks’ products including more than 1,500 NCAA Division I programs; more than 90 Football Bowl Subdivision programs, including over 90% of the Autonomous Conferences institutions; 37 Power Five department-wide institutions such as Alabama, Stanford, Duke, Oklahoma and Purdue; conferences and governing bodies such as the ACC; Pac-12; Big Ten; Mountain West; Southland; NCAA; NFLPA; Major League Lacrosse; United Soccer League; USA Track & Field; USA Baseball; USA Swimming; along with professional organizations such as the San Francisco 49ers; Arizona Cardinals; Detroit Lions; Washington Nationals; San Francisco Giants; Chicago Bulls; Phoenix Suns; Nashville Predators; Calgary Flames and Pittsburgh Penguins. For more information about Teamworks, please visit www.teamworks.com.