2017 NCAA Convention

DII Presidents Council reviews football guidelines

The newly released NCAA football practice guidelines again sparked lengthy discussion at the Division II level Thursday, as members of the Division II Presidents Council deliberated on actions they may need to take as a committee and as leaders on their individual campuses to implement the health and safety best practices.

Super regional format added to DI tennis

A super regional format is coming to the Division I Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships in 2019.

Top DIII Council weighs options on graduate transfer proposal

A proposal that would permit graduate students to participate in athletics at the Division III institution of their choice was the centerpiece of a series of discussions Thursday.

DI board reaffirms membership requirements

The Division I Board of Directors reaffirmed the current requirements for membership in Division I, including gender equity, sport sponsorship and academic support requirements. The board met Thursday in conjunction with the 2017 NCAA Convention in Nashville.

Honors Celebration shows power of making a difference

Growing up in Indiana, Beth Brooke-Marciniak was inspired by her father.

DII Management Council discusses football practice guidelines

On the heels of the release of new NCAA football practice guidelines, the Division II Management Council on Wednesday discussed next steps the division might take to ensure schools are able to follow the latest health and safety recommendations.

DIII Management Council sets table for coming year

The Division III Management Council took a handful of actions during its Wednesday meeting.

Board approves new student-athlete committee

During its quarterly meeting at the NCAA Convention in Nashville, Tennessee, the NCAA Board of Governors approved the formation of a new association-wide committee made up of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee representatives from all three divisions to discuss issues that impact athletes at all levels of the Association.

DI Council approves time commitment legislation

Student-athletes in Division I will be able to more easily pursue internships and study abroad opportunities after the Division I Council on Wednesday adopted new legislation providing additional flexibility in eligibility rules.

DI Football Oversight Committee modifies recruiting package

The Division I Football Oversight Committee agreed to recommend modifications to its comprehensive recruiting package proposal at the NCAA Convention in Nashville on Tuesday.


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