Governance

Competition committee to advise on football rules

For the first time since it was established, the Division I Football Competition Committee will offer input into the football rules-making process this week.

DII adopts financial aid, health care legislation

Division II delegates passed three changes to Division II financial aid legislation – along with 15 other proposals – at Saturday’s Division II business session at the NCAA Convention in Nashville, Tennessee.

Division III graduate transfer proposal defeated

After significant debates before and throughout the 2017 NCAA Convention, a proposal to permit graduate students to participate in athletics at the Division III institution of their choice was defeated in a membership vote.

DI student-athletes to have more time away from sports

Division I student-athletes will have more guaranteed time to use how they’d like, starting in the 2017-18 academic year.

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.

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.

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.

2017 NCAA Convention Legislation: Division I

Decisions made at the 2017 NCAA Convention could provide student-athletes the opportunity to pursue additional opportunities in college outside their sport.

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