Methodist University was five shots in arrears as it opened the final round of the Division III Men’s Golf Championships. But the Monarchs, a perennial contender in the tournament, knew what to do. They listened to longtime coach Steve Conley, who suggested they implement some tunnel vision.
Synchronized diving may be headed to NCAA competition next season. The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Swimming Rules Committee recommended synchronized diving be an event option in non-championship and invitational meets, starting in the 2015-16 academic year.
Bill Kangas, who has been Williams College’s men’s ice hockey coach for 26 seasons, took on duties as the school’s interim head coach for women’s golf and led the team to its first national championship.
NCAA women’s basketball games could be played in four 10-minute quarters next season. The NCAA Women’s Basketball Rules Committee recommended the proposal following its meeting May 12-15 in Indianapolis.
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee recommended a package of proposals and officiating directives to significantly improve the pace of play, better balance offense with defense and reduce the physicality in the sport. During its meetings May 12-15 in Indianapolis, the committee caucused with the National Association of Basketball Coaches Board of Directors, Division I Men’s Basketball Committee and other key figures in men’s college basketball.
May 20, 2015 Athletic Directors -- Lynn University hired Devin Crosby as director of athletics for the NCAA Division II Fighting Knights. Previously, as deputy athletics director at Kent State, Crosby helped raise funds for scholarships...
The University of Michigan was one of six awardees that received an NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant in 2014, the first year of the program. The grants are intended to provide tangible benefits to student-athletes, by both informing research geared toward their wellness and more directly, by creating programming aimed at enhancing well-being and mental health outcomes.
J.D. Collins, who has nearly a quarter-century’s worth of experience with college basketball officiating, has been named the NCAA’s national coordinator of men’s basketball officiating, effective immediately. Collins replaces John Adams,...
After several months of discussion, the formal process for a potential Division III membership dues increase has been set in motion. At its April 29-30 meeting in Indianapolis, the Division III Presidents Council charged the Division III Strategic Planning and Finance Committee with formulating different options for a dues increase.