Every day people are sharing information and news with others. It may be Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and/or some other tools. The challenge becomes embracing this paradigm and finding the best way to aggregate and present it online. One sports media organization has taken an approach with a new media mashup that is at the same time simple, elegant, and as comprehensive as they want it to be.
With that being said, Eye on Sports Media is pleased to present the 2009 Bloodshot Eyeball Award for Best New Media Mashup to...
The Horizon League Network.
Unlike their deeper-pocketed bigger brethren in major conferences like the Southeastern Conference, the Horizon League Network media mashup site is a grass-roots, home grown solution. It combines news, video, blogs, video, Twitter, Flickr and more on one easy to use and navigate web site.
So with Butler playing against Kansas State in the Elite Eight today, you might want to take a gander at this excellent site. While there, you can follow their live blog during today's game (4:30 PM ET on CBS Sports).