Division II

TAKING ACTION: Name, Image, Likeness

In the Association’s continuing efforts to support college athletes, the NCAA Board of Governors voted unanimously to permit students participating in athletics the opportunity to benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness in a manner consistent with the collegiate model.

Learn more about how the NCAA is taking action

Download the PDF: What student-athletes should know

Award of Excellence: Peach Belt Conference – University of North Georgia

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, North Georgia offered a virtual 5K. The event allowed student-athletes and administrators to safely raise donations for their Make-A-Wish partnership. The 5K led to North Georgia surpassing its wish goal of $10,000 to earn a wish reveal.

Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference - Albany State University (Georgia)

A current student-athlete’s illness inspired the Albany State athletics department to find a way to help. Albany State connected with Be the Match and hosted a bone marrow donor registration drive on campus. This drive led to 75 new donors in the national donor registry.