Awards and Honors

2017 Silver Anniversary Award: Tommy Vardell

For Tommy Vardell, the transition from football to the business world was daunting, but invigorating.

2017 Silver Anniversary Award: Alonzo Mourning

After a decorated career, Mourning’s advice to his son has remained consistent: “I stress education.”

2017 Silver Anniversary Award: Heather Taggart

Heather Taggart has built a career around helping others: both her patients and young doctors who hope to follow in her footsteps.

2017 Silver Anniversary Award: Troy Vincent

Former Wisconsin standout learned at a young age that it is better to give than to receive.

2017 Silver Anniversary Award: Ty Detmer

Former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback Ty Detmer has returned to Brigham Young as the offensive coordinator.

2017 Today’s Top 10 recipients

The NCAA will honor 10 exceptional former student-athletes as the 2017 Today’s Top 10 Award winners at the 2017 NCAA Convention.

Bowling Green earns diversity and inclusion award

Bowling Green State University’s athletics department will receive a diversity and inclusion award at the NCAA Convention in January.

2017 NCAA Inspiration Award: Pete Frates

After being diagnosed with ALS, former Boston College centerfielder Pete Frates told his parents, “What an opportunity we have to change the world.”

26 Division II schools earn academic honor

Twenty-six Division II member schools will be honored for achieving four-year Academic Success Rates of 90 percent or higher.

2017 NCAA Award of Valor: Florent Groberg

Florent Groberg spent 33 months in a Walter Reed Military Medical Center hospital room filled with mementos, each a symbol for how much his friends and family cared.

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