2013 Convention

DIII addresses present and future at 2013 Convention

Division III delegates were 13-for-13 at the Jan. 19 business session, approving all of the legislative proposals to wrap up four days of governance meetings at the 2013 NCAA Convention in Grapevine, Texas. Only two of the votes were close...

DII defeats campus visit, membership expansion measures

By David Pickle Story Highlights Division II delegates approved 10 legislative proposals at their business session Saturday. Delegates defeated three proposals, including one that would have deregulated campus recruiting visits and another...

DIII approves sickle cell measure

By Gary Brown Story highlights Division III adopted a proposal at the Convention business session on Saturday requiring confirmation of sickle cell trait status for all student-athletes no later than the 2014-15 academic year. The vote to...

DII looks to 2014

By David Pickle The 2014 NCAA Convention will be one to remember for Division II – and not just because it will be in sunny San Diego. Not in recent memory have so many issues appeared to be converging on a single Division II event...

Lopiano asks NCAA to make equity a priority

By Gary Brown Donna Lopiano, who was honored as the 10th recipient of the NCAA President’s Gerald R. Ford Award at the Convention’s opening business session on Thursday, paused only briefly to bask in the spotlight before she continued the...

SCORE report shows satisfaction with Division II experience

By David Pickle The most recent SCORE report for Division II provides a wealth of data, most of it encouraging, but the most important figure derives from one simple question that was posed to former student-athletes: Would you recommend...

DII deregulates legislation governing medical expenses

By David Pickle Medical and related expenses and services now may be provided to student-athletes after the Division II Presidents Council on Thursday approved emergency legislation that deregulates Bylaw 16.4. The legislation, recommended...

DIII presidents OK sickle cell testing allocation

By Gary Brown To prepare for Saturday’s business session that includes membership voting on a proposal to require schools to confirm their student-athletes’ sickle cell trait status no later than 2014-15 (Proposal No. 4 in the Official...

DII membership mixed on ending 48-hour restriction

By David Pickle As Saturday’s Division II business session approaches, concerns could be emerging with an element of Proposal No. 2013-7. Notes LipmanHearn, a promotions and marketing firm, will interview a range of Division II...

DIII Management Council backs conference grant review plan

By Gary Brown The Division III Management Council at its Jan. 16 meeting endorsed a conference grant “best business practices policy” and third-party review process designed to help conferences both account for – and be more accountable...

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