Men's Basketball

Central Florida cited for recruiting violations, lack of institutional control

The University of Central Florida exhibited a lack of institutional control and was responsible for impermissible recruiting activities and extra benefits, according to a decision announced today by the Division I Committee on Infractions...

New format developed for 2013 DIII men's basketball tourney

By Gary Brown The Division III Management Council has approved a new format for the men’s basketball championship this coming year to accommodate the Division III championship game being played in conjunction with the 75th men’s basketball...

NIT extends agreement with Madison Square Garden for three years

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the National Invitation Tournament (NIT), LLC and The Madison Square Garden Company have reached a three-year agreement that will keep the NIT Season Tip-Off and the NIT in New York City...

Wake Forest AD Ron Wellman named chair of Division I men's basketball committee for 2013-14 season

The NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee has selected Ron Wellman, director of athletics at Wake Forest University, as chair of the committee for the 2013-14 season. The committee’s decision was made Friday, June 29, during its...

Dan Gavitt chosen as VP of men's basketball championships

Dan Gavitt has been selected as the NCAA’s vice president of men’s basketball championships. In this new role, Gavitt will set the strategic direction for and oversee the operation and management of the Division I, II and III men’s...

Judy MacLeod of Conference USA appointed to Division I Men's Basketball Committee

Judy MacLeod, executive associate commissioner of Conference USA, has been appointed to the Division I Men’s Basketball Committee, effective immediately. Her term will run through the 2014-15 academic year. MacLeod replaces Steve Orsini,...

PROP approves basketball court-surface rule

By Greg Johnson The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel on Tuesday approved a rules change that requires temporary decals and logos placed on the court to be “of a consistent surface” as the rest of the floor. The change is intended to...

Basketball recruiting rule change effective Friday

By Michelle Brutlag Hosick Beginning Friday, Division I men’s basketball coaches will be able to call or text message with recruits who have completed or are finishing up their sophomore year of high school. The rule change is part of a...

Southwest Baptist University head coach commits violations

Southwest Baptist University’s head men’s basketball coach committed recruiting violations and failed to promote an atmosphere for compliance, according to findings by the NCAA Division II Committee on Infractions. Penalties include one...

Basketball rules committees address court surface issues

By Greg Johnson Citing temporary decals and logos that may cause players to slip, the Men’s and Women’s Basketball Rules Committees are recommending a rules change that requires the court be “of a consistent surface” so student-athlete...

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