Board of Governors

Georgia Tech president to chair board

The NCAA Board of Governors, the highest governing body of the NCAA, selected Georgia Tech President G.P. “Bud” Peterson on Wednesday as its chair.

NCAA championship host cities must submit non-discrimination details by Aug. 12

Cities interested in hosting future NCAA championships are being asked to specifically outline how they will protect participants and spectators from discrimination.

Board of Governors approves anti-discrimination process for championships bids

The NCAA Board of Governors on Wednesday took steps to protect participants and spectators from discrimination at NCAA events. At its quarterly meeting in Indianapolis, the board adopted a new requirement for hosting or bidding on NCAA events in all divisions — from the Men’s and Women’s Final Fours to educational events such as leadership development conferences — to demonstrate how they will provide an environment that is safe, healthy, and free of discrimination, plus safeguards the dignity of everyone involved in the event.

Board of Governors approves $200 million distribution to DI members

The NCAA’s highest-ranking membership committee on Thursday announced it would release additional financial assistance to support programs that benefit student-athletes in Division I. The NCAA Board of Governors approved a supplemental distribution of $200 million to Division I schools, which must be used explicitly in ways that benefit student-athletes.

Board of Governors calls for renewed commitment to values of diversity, inclusion

The NCAA’s commitment to fostering a culture that promotes diversity and inclusion in athletics was bolstered Tuesday when the NCAA Board of Governors unanimously approved a resolution to further commit the Association to those values.

Board of Governors names Lemons vice-chair

The NCAA’s Board of Governors took its first step toward restructuring Thursday when the Association’s top governing body named Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons as the first vice-chair in the group’s history.

Executive Committee changes name, clarifies role

The NCAA Executive Committee adopted a new name and approved a charge to the Gender Equity Task Force during its October meeting in Indianapolis.


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