NCAA student-athletes representing Indiana colleges and universities will participate in a community outreach initiative and celebrate their peers as part of National Student-Athlete Day Tuesday, March 31 at the NCAA national office in Indianapolis.
"The NCAA national office and our members are deeply committed to providing an inclusive environment for all our events. We are especially concerned about how this legislation could affect our student-athletes and employees. We will work...
NCAA and Turner Live Events announced additions to the impressive music lineup at the 2015 NCAA® March Madness® Music Festival™ in conjunction with the 2015 NCAA Men’s Final Four®. The free, three-day music festival will be held at White River State Park in Indianapolis, IN and is produced by Turner Live Events.
Longtime NCAA executive David Berst will retire from the Association this summer. Kevin Lennon, currently vice president for academic and membership affairs, will become the new vice president for Division I governance on Monday, April 6.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association and IMG today announced a broad partnership agreement that will center on marketing rights with the National Association of Basketball Coaches and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association , and will also include extended rights for publishing programs, licensing agreements, and assistance with championship ticketing sales.
March 19, 2015 Directors of Athletics -- Don Faulstick , Amherst interim director of athletics, has been selected to resume his current responsibilities and has been named the college’s director of athletics. As Amherst’s director of...
Thanks to championship policy changes enacted last fall, Division III’s budget isn’t projected to incur deficits until the 2019-20 academic year. However, the Division III Strategic Planning and Finance Committee has its eyes fixed on problems that could arise down the road in hopes of avoiding the type of strain that accompanied last year’s budget changes.
Inside a squat brown brick building in a suburban neighborhood in the middle of America, 17 travel consultants – most of them wearing telephone headsets, peering into multiple computer screens and tapping on keyboards – worked into the early hours of Monday morning booking dozens of plane flights that will move teams into position for the first stops of competition in the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship.
The Division I Council is seeking nominations from conference offices for people to serve on the seven committees the Council created to do the work of the division. Nominations are due to the NCAA national office by April 9.
The NCAA ® reminds fans who plan to attend the 2015 NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championship games to purchase tickets from authorized sources to reduce chances of fraudulent activities.
The first-ever NCAA Soccer Summit gathered representatives from youth, college and professional soccer organizations to discuss pressing medical issues in the sport and to shape a path to making it safer for all participants.
Member institutions and conferences will celebrate the fourth annual NCAA Division III Week April 6-12, 2015. Division III provides well-rounded opportunities for more than 187,000 student-athletes across the country.
During a conference call Feb. 10, the Division I Championships/Sports Management Cabinet referred the implementation date of automatic qualification for the NCAA Women’s Bowling Championship to the newly formed Competition Oversight Committee.
The Committee on Academics dug deeper into academic misconduct issues and legislative concepts at its February 16-17 meeting in Indianapolis, and the group intends to have legislative recommendations later this year.
The Division III Interpretations and Legislation Committee recommended legislation to remove the requirement that athletes seek reinstatement if they’ve received impermissible financial aid – provided the athlete was unaware that the aid violated rules and the institution's athletics department staff was not involved in the violation.
The Division I Championships/Sports Management Cabinet referred a proposal for format changes to the Division I Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships to the Competition Oversight Committee in the new governance structure for additional discussion and possible action.
Six teams of researchers will receive a total of $100,000 through the NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program, which funds research aimed at supplying tangible benefits to the psychological well-being and mental health of college athletes.
If the season ended today, UConn, South Carolina, Notre Dame and Tennessee would be the top four seeds for the 2015 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship. The potential No. 1 seed line and the top-20 seeds for the upcoming...
"Coach Smith embodied the true definition of a coach as an educator, mentor, friend and leader. His impact on the game of basketball and college sports is immeasurable, and on behalf of the NCAA, I offer our deepest sympathies to his...