2018 NCAA Convention

Autonomy conferences adopt medical care proposal

On the floor of Thursday’s autonomy discussion forum, several of the voting student-athletes voiced support for a proposal that would require schools to provide medical coverage for athletically related injuries for at least two years after a student graduates or leaves school.

DII council approves championships budget requests

The Division II Presidents Council on Thursday approved the allocation of nearly $1.3 million starting in 2018-19 to support various enhancements to Division II championships.

Emmert challenges members to confront issues

In a packed room at the Indiana Convention Center, NCAA Board of Governors Chair G.P. “Bud” Peterson and NCAA President Mark Emmert challenged members gathered for the NCAA Convention to act consistently with their commitment to academics, fairness and student-athlete well-being and use them to clean up the problems undermining the foundation of college sports.

DIII Presidents Council readies for business session

The Division III Presidents Council spent Thursday preparing for the Division III Business Session and discussing a handful of issues that could generate further interest and action in the coming year.

DI Board of Directors provides legislative flexibility

Division I will operate with a more flexible legislative schedule in 2018, allowing more time for the membership to provide input on potential transfer rule changes.

Joint Statement of the NCAA Board of Governors and Division I Board of Directors

During its January meetings, the NCAA Board of Governors and the Division I Board of Directors discussed the ongoing work of the Commission on College Basketball — an independent commission chaired by Condoleezza Rice. Both boards affirm...

Board vows swift action on basketball commission’s recommendations

The NCAA Board of Governors committed this week to moving quickly with significant financial resources and timely action to implement the forthcoming recommendations from the Commission on College Basketball, an independent group chaired by Condoleezza Rice.

Honors Celebration reaches to the stars

NASA astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore logged 178 days in space and completed 21 combat missions as a Navy pilot in Operation Desert Storm.

Forum finalizes Charting the Course initiative

In the culmination of a year of work, the Division I Presidential Forum outlined its vision for improving the student-athlete experience — before, during and after college.

DII council endorses plan to collect more injury data

In an effort to enhance data-driven decision-making around student-athlete health and safety, the Division II Management Council on Wednesday endorsed a plan to increase membership participation in the NCAA Injury Surveillance Program.


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