For the first time, a portion of Division I revenue will be distributed to member schools based on the academic achievement of student-athletes. The change, approved by both the Division I Board of Directors and the NCAA’s Board of Governors, will begin with the 2019-20 academic year.
A commission appointed by the NCAA’s highest-ranking board gathered Tuesday in a daylong meeting aimed at establishing the commission’s role as the NCAA works to combat sexual violence on college campuses.
The NCAA has announced a variety of ticket options for the upcoming Division I Women’s Basketball Championship, with individual all-session tickets for the 2017 NCAA Women’s Final Four in Dallas going on sale Friday to the general public.
A former Alabama State University head softball coach did not promote an atmosphere for compliance when she allowed student-athletes to participate in countable athletically related activity in excess of what NCAA rules allow
In her new role in law, policy and governance, Campbell will support the NCAA Board of Governors, manage Association-wide issues, effectively communicate with all three governance structures, overseeing all committee liaisons and monitoring the governance efficiency.
October 27 Presidents and chancellors — West Virginia Wesleyan named Joel Thierstein president. Thierstein most recently was executive vice president and provost at Mount St. Joseph. Athletics directors — Randy Marnocha , who has worked in...
A former University of Mississippi women’s basketball assistant coach, a former director of basketball operations and two women’s basketball student-athletes acted unethically when they committed academic fraud to ensure the student-athletes were eligible to enroll at the university
The Division I Council met Oct. 4-5 in Indianapolis in a legislative-heavy meeting. The group’s last meeting before the deadline to introduce new proposals into the 2016-17 legislative cycle saw members introduce potential new rules intended to enhance the student-athlete experience by reducing demands on time and alter recruiting rules in football and women’s basketball.
Women’s basketball coaches could be following different recruiting rules by the start of the 2017-18 school year if a package of proposals introduced into the legislative cycle by the Division I Council is adopted. The Council met Oct. 4-5 in Indianapolis.
During its meeting June 15-17 in Dallas, the Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports approved a series of recommendations that build on legislation passed by the NCAA’s five autonomy conferences earlier this year...
NCAA Team Works, the community engagement branch of the NCAA, has partnered with Indianapolis colleges and universities for a new literacy program with elementary schools. Readers Become Leaders targets third-grade students and provides...
The NCAA and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association will join forces with the Kay Yow Cancer Fund during the 2016-17 women’s basketball season to push the charity’s fundraising efforts to even greater heights.
Adrian College has received a public reprimand and suspensions after misconduct by the head coach and select student-athletes, which included an altercation, at this year’s NCAA Division III Men’s Ice Hockey Championship quarterfinals in Adrian, Michigan.