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.

Division II Presidents Council backs two membership-sponsored proposals

The Division II Presidents Council agreed with the Division II Management Council on four membership-sponsored proposals that will come to a vote at the 2016 NCAA Convention.

DI Presidential Forum sets priorities in initial meeting

The Division I Presidential Forum, which met for the first time Wednesday in Indianapolis, will focus on providing guidance to the Division I Board of Directors in four key areas.

DI board adopts strategic agenda

The Division I Board of Directors approved a two-year strategic agenda, providing for the first time a roadmap that will help the membership navigate what issues will be considered and when.

DII Management Council takes positions on membership-sponsored proposals

The Division II Management Council this week established its position on four membership-sponsored proposals that will come to a vote at the 2016 NCAA Convention.

Citing a need to protect the “life in the balance” approach to the student-athlete experience in Division II, council members decided to oppose two proposals they felt encroached on that philosophy. “We want to keep our focus on the student part of student-athlete,” said Tim Ladd, the faculty athletics...

Division III playing and practice season review moves forward

The ongoing review of playing and practice seasons in Division III has taken a significant step forward. The Division III Management Council, in a meeting this week in Indianapolis, reviewed data from a recent membership survey and recommended areas of focus for the Division III Issues Forum at the 2016 Convention.

DI Football Oversight Committee to take comprehensive look at sport

The Division I Football Oversight Committee, which met Monday and Tuesday in Indianapolis, will take an overall comprehensive look at all aspects of the sport.

Changes announced for DI Women’s Basketball Championship

Update : After this story was published, the NCAA women’s basketball staff received feedback from regional hosts of the 2016 Division I Women’s Basketball Championship noting that due to other commitments they will not be able to make...

DI Competition Oversight Committee sets finance subcommittee strategies

The Division I Competition Oversight Committee met Monday and Tuesday in Indianapolis and charged its finance subcommittee with reviewing resource allocation and management in areas of student-athlete experience and long-term financial sustainability in the championships program.


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