Building a good strength and conditioning program can be hard when you don’t necessarily have a strength and conditioning coach. Dan Giuliani experienced this difficulty firsthand while playing football at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.
Every January, NCAA members travel from campuses and conferences around the country to gather at the NCAA Convention. It is the venue where representatives from NCAA schools and conferences gather to vote on rule changes, large and small,...
Division III members will vote on 10 proposals at the 2016 NCAA Convention this week in San Antonio. Most notably, members will weigh in on raising membership dues, deregulating electronic transmissions between coaches and recruits, and permitting full pads and contact during football’s spring segment.
Twenty-three senior-level athletics administrators, committed to becoming directors of athletics, have been selected by a committee from the NCAA membership to participate in the 2016 NCAA Pathway Program, a yearlong experiential learning opportunity.
During its Dec. 13-15 meeting in Indianapolis, the NCAA Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports recommended changes to the Association’s nutritional supplement legislation – which classifies what types of supplements institutions are permitted to provide student-athletes – by removing the restriction on protein content.
Download the Rose-Hulman public infractions decision. INDIANAPOLIS – Over a period of five academic years, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology did not monitor and sufficiently educate its admissions and financial aid staff to ensure it was...
The Division I Women’s Basketball Oversight Committee has confirmed the playing dates for the 2016 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship and beyond, while game times for the 2016 Divisions II and III national championships are also finalized.
The AlumNation experience brings together many of the great homecoming traditions into one ticket package. As part of AlumNation, former players will receive tickets to all of the Divisions I, II and III games during the Women’s Final Four to create the best alumni section in women’s basketball history.
As a former college athletics administrator and now the president of a search firm, Betsy Alden has long worked to support the interests of ethnic minorities and other underrepresented populations. For her outstanding efforts, an NCAA committee is recognizing Alden as its Champion of Diversity and Inclusion for the winter quarter.
Named in recognition of Gerald Ford, the 38th U.S. president and a member of two University of Michigan national-championship football teams, the award honors an individual who has provided significant leadership as an advocate for college sports.
The six education challenge winners were announced in July 2015 and have received funding to develop compelling educational platforms that will be presented at a Feb. 5 event. Each winner has been awarded a $25,000 cash prize as well as a $75,000 production budget to develop their planned product.
Ian Good, wide receiver on the Division III DePauw University football team, was selected to participate in the NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum after being nominated by DePauw head football coach Bill Lynch.
December 9, 2015 Athletics directors -- Allen Greene , a senior athletics administrator who has played a key role in elevating the University at Buffalo’s athletics profile nationally, was promoted to director of athletics. Greene, 38,...
The Inspiration Award is presented to a coach or administrator currently associated with intercollegiate athletics, or to a current or former varsity letter-winner at an NCAA institution. It is reserved for people who, when confronted with life-altering situations, used perseverance, dedication and determination to overcome their trauma.
Four of the 32 students selected this week as Rhodes Scholars are current or former NCAA student-athletes. Each will receive a fully funded opportunity to study at the University of Oxford in England for at least two years. Each scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year.