Football

New rule to protect passers from low hits

The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel, which met via conference call Wednesday, approved a new football rule to better protect passers from contact at or below the knee.

PROP approves slight alteration of targeting rule

The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel approved an alteration involving the instant-replay review on targeting fouls in college football on Thursday. Starting with the 2014 season, if the instant replay official rules that a...

Football Rules Committee tables defensive substitution proposal

The Football Rules Committee withdrew a proposal for a rules change that would have allowed defensive units to substitute within the first 10 seconds of the 40-second play clock.

Football Rules Committee slightly adjusts targeting rule, defensive substitutions

The NCAA Football Rules Committee proposed an alteration involving the instant-replay review on targeting fouls as well as a rules change allowing defensive units to substitute within the first 10 seconds of the 40-second play clock.

Division II members support health and safety proposals

The Division II membership passed legislation impacting health and safety issues, football conditioning workouts, conference challenge basketball events and championships selections during Saturday’s business session at the NCAA Convention.

DII taught Carwin how to have it all

After graduating as a two-sport student-athlete from Western State Colorado University, Shane Carwin has become an interim UFC heavyweight champion, a successful engineer and a humble family man.

DII Tribute Team member still paying it forward

Two-time All-American Drew Beard competed at Southeastern Oklahoma State on the principles of hard work, perseverance and steadfast faith, which have since become a guiding principle in his life.

Coordinators of Officials Roster

2019-20 NCAA National Coordinators of Officials Sport Name Email Baseball George Drouches georgedrouches@gmail.com Men’s Basketball J.D. Collins jdcollins@ncaa.org Women’s Basketball Penny Davis pdavis@ncaa.org Field Hockey Steve Horgan...

Football Rules of the Game

Rules of the game: 2019 NCAA Football Rules and Interpretations (download or order) 2019 NCAA Football Instant Replay Casebook (download or order) Field Diagrams Rules updates: 2020-21 Division I Football Uniform Review Process 2020...

The poet in pads

By Jack Copeland NCAA.org As a senior at Susquehanna, Gerry Huesken was asked in the university’s alumni magazine to explain how someone who “likes to hit people” on the football field also liked writing. “It’s two different aspects of the...

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