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Spotlight: Regulatory EVP named

As the executive vice president of regulatory affairs, Oliver Luck will focus on bringing national office regulatory functions – academic and membership affairs, the Eligibility Center and enforcement – under one umbrella. Luck, the director of athletics and associate vice president at West Virginia University, will begin at the NCAA national office early next year.

2015 NCAA Convention

Registration is open

The 2015 NCAA Convention will take place Jan. 15-18 in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Signing of the times

In the year of the 50th anniversary of the National Letter of Intent, the great-granddaughter of the program’s founder signs hers. Read More >

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"I applaud Arizona State University for creating new opportunities for student-athletes. Thanks to today's announcement, more Sun Devils will benefit from the often transformative experiences and life lessons made possible by college athletics."

– Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott discussing the benefits of Arizona State University recently launching a Division I men’s hockey program.

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