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Women's Basketball Selections 101 - Committee

Meet the Committee Terry Gawlik Committee chair and senior associate director of athletics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison Gawlik’s committee term began in 2012. She succeeded Chris Dawson, associate commissioner at the Pac-12...

Women's Basketball Selections 101

How Does the NCAA Pick the Teams? A popular question asked by sports fans in March is, "How does the NCAA pick teams to play in the tournament?" Here is a chance to look behind the curtain to see how the teams are chosen. March Madness...

2014 NCAA Paralympians

A few more former NCAA student-athletes still have a chance to fight for medals in Sochi. On the heels of a Winter Olympics that featured more than 100 former NCAA student-athletes, seven more are participating in the Paralympics.

Men's Basketball Selections 101 - Bracket

Building the Bracket Step One: Initial Ballot At the beginning of selection week, each committee member member casts an "initial ballot" comprised of two columns listing all eligible Division I teams in alphabetical order. Each committee...

Men's Basketball Selections 101 - Selections

Selection Criteria The Rating Percentage Index (RPI) is one of many factors used by NCAA sports committees when evaluating team selection, seeding and bracketing. The basic RPI consists of a team’s Division I winning percentage (25 percent...

Men's Basketball Selections 101 - Committee

Meet the Committee Mark Hollis Committee chair and director of athletics at Michigan State University Hollis’ term on the committee began in 2012. As chair, he succeeds Joe Castiglione, the vice president and director of athletics at...

Men's Basketball Selections 101

How Does the NCAA Pick the Teams? A popular question asked by sports fans in March is, "How does the NCAA pick the teams to play in March Madness?" Here is a chance to look behind the curtain to see how the teams are chosen. March Madness...

Steering committee working toward new governance model

The steering committee that is leading NCAA plans to restructure Division I plans to deliver a proposed governance model to the membership this spring.

2014 NCAA Olympians by division

2014 NCAA Olympians | Find athletes by school | Find athletes by sport DIVISION I American University Savannah Graybill, Skeleton Boise State University Nick Cunningham, Bobsled Boston College Alex Carpenter, Ice Hockey Brooks Orpik, Ice...

2014 NCAA Olympians by sport

2014 NCAA Olympians | Find athletes by school | Find athletes by division Alpine Skiing Emily Bamford (Australia), Enrolled at Bates College Sebastian Brigovic (Croatia), Enrolled at University of Denver David Chodounsky, Dartmouth College...

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