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NCAA names Prettyman managing director of championships and alliances

The NCAA has appointed Ron Prettyman as the managing director of championships and alliances. Prettyman will oversee the operation and management of multiple NCAA championships, including the College World Series, as well as the playing...

Follow the leaders: Ian Good, DePauw wide receiver

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.

2016 NCAA Inspiration Award: O.J. Brigance

Brigance’s battle is moving, but the people who knew him best when he was Rice’s star defensive player in the late 1980s say ALS didn’t make him an inspiration, it simply found its way into a man who already was one: Today, he is the same person who once wrung every drop of sweat from his teammates on the field and who was their conscience off of it.

Stevan Savich: Banking on success

Stevan Savich went from a standout football player at the University of Indianapolis to a successful businessman in the banking industry. His experiences on the football field, as well as in the classroom while earning his economics degree, helped him obtain a career with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Council approves process to allow 5-7 teams into bowl games

The NCAA Division I Council on Monday approved a one-time process in which the Division I Football Oversight Committee will identify 5-7 teams with the highest Academic Progress Rates to bring the total of eligible bowl teams to 80 or 81.

2016 Silver Anniversary Award winner: Russell Maryland

As a young boy, Russell Maryland’s father told him “anything you put your mind to, you have to do with all your heart.” Years later, no phrase better encapsulates Maryland’s decorated football career and commitment to community stewardship.

2016 Silver Anniversary Award winner: Chris Howard

Chris Howard thrives on balancing multiple roles. He is currently wrapping up his stint as the president of Hampden-Sydney College while preparing to take over as president of Robert Morris University.

2015 NCAA Football Tournament Statistics and Records

Division I 2015 NCAA.com Championship Recap 2015 Championship Tournament Statistics All-Time Championship Tournament Records and Results (through 2015 Championship) Division II 2015 NCAA.com Championship Recap 2015 Championship Tournament...

Brian Griese: From Michigan quarterback to servant leader

Brian Griese went to the University of Michigan with a focus on earning his degree so he could make a difference. Following an 11-year career in the NFL, Griese turned his attention toward helping those who encountered similar struggles to what he faced as a youngster.

Sacramento State football program violates NCAA rules

California State University, Sacramento’s football program committed violations including failure to follow the school’s substance abuse policy, impermissible recruiting by a former assistant coach and non-voluntary summer activities.

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