Washington, DC - As baseball fans welcome in another season, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) is warning the public to beware of counterfeit merchandise and tickets.

Arlington, Virginia - With the conclusion of the NCAA’s March Madness basketball tournament and the beginning of the 2015 MLB baseball season, more sports fans than ever are interested in watching live games and events via mobile devices. According to the Consumer Electronics Association’s (CEA)®Sports and Technology Study, 6th Edition, a third of sports fans (32 percent) report interest in watching sports live on their mobile devices, a significant increase from 2010 (20 percent).

Ontario, California - Matt Clare scored a hat trick and Kraig Chiles added two goals with an assist as the U.S. National Arena Soccer Team opened up the WMF Arena Soccer World Cup 2015 with a clinical 10-1 victory over Kazakhstan in Group A play. Evan McNeley added a goal and assist for Team USA (1-0), who scored the final nine goals unanswered to begin their week-long quest for the first-ever WMF World Cup.

Boston, Massachusetts - The ninth annual MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) was the biggest meeting yet of sports-data experts: More than 3,100 people attended the event last Friday and Saturday, including a notable number of 6-foot-8-inch former NBA forwards roaming around inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. Founded by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey SM ’00 and sports executive Jessica Gelman, SSAC illuminates the state of its high-profile industry.

San Diego, California - The San Diego State football team will hold its annual Spring Game on Saturday, March 21, beginning at noon PT, on the enclosed grass practice field adjacent to Parking Structure 5. Admission to the game is free and parking is $1 per hour at any yellow machine in PS5.

West Lafayette, Indiana - Fans wanted to see a Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao match-up for years and a Purdue University American sports historian vets just how this fight will be remembered in history.