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NCAA awards $100,000 in grants to researchers

Five research teams will receive a total of $100,000 through the NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program, designed to enhance college athletes’ psychosocial well-being and mental health.

2015 Woman of the Year finalist: Zoë Scandalis

After practice, when her teammates would return to dorms or apartments or study halls, Scandalis would venture to a nearby magnet school in Los Angeles. She started a mentorship program with the school after reaching out to see if there was a need for additional support.

UCLA returns to winning ways

The University of California, Los Angeles, is a regular contender for the NCAA National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championship. Going into this year’s championship, UCLA had won nine times overall, including in 1969, the inaugural year. But, the Bruins hadn’t won a title since 2004.

University of Southern California Men’s Water Polo Team Reprimanded

The NCAA Men’s Water Polo Committee has reprimanded the University of Southern California men’s water polo team for inappropriate and dangerous behavior and unsportsmanlike conduct following the championship game at the 2013 NCAA Water...

NCAA names 2014 Silver Anniversary Award winners

Former NFL stars Troy Aikman and Rodney Peete are two of six former student-athletes selected as recipients of the NCAA Silver Anniversary Award.

NCAA student-athletes take on the world

By Alexandra Assimon NCAA.org Chants of “U-S-A! U-S-A!” echoed through Kazan Arena. A track and field student-athlete exclaimed, “I love that this is my life!” as he and his Team USA peers waited for their entrance during the opening...

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