Saturday, May 27, 2017

Division 3 Student-Athletes See Continued Graduation Success

Now in its seventh year of voluntary data collection, Division III’s Academic Success Rate is similar to Division I’s Graduation Success Rate and Division...

Division 2 Student-Athletes Continue to Outperform Peers

Division II student-athletes have maintained steady graduation rates, according to the most recent NCAA Academic Success Rate data. Division II’s ASR is similar to Division...

NCAA to Distribute Revenue Based on Academics

For the first time, a portion of Division I revenue will be distributed to member schools based on the academic achievement of student-athletes. The...

NCAA Convenes Commission on Sexual Violence

A commission appointed by the NCAA’s highest-ranking board gathered Tuesday in a daylong meeting aimed at establishing the commission’s role as the NCAA works...

NCAA Enforcement: What’s Working, What’s Not as Ole Miss, UNC Cases Near Conclusions

Here's the reality about NCAA investigations and penalties: Every school wants this thankless job to happen -- until the finger gets pointed at them....

An Amateurism Challenge Evaporates, but Others Loom for NCAA

Leaving the issue of paying college athletes in a state of limbo, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear the Ed O’Bannon...

NCAA Payouts May Reward Academic Skills, Not Just Athletic Ones

For decades, colleges’ performances in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament have had an impact on how the association annually divides hundreds of millions of...

No Rooney Rule for Colleges

The National Collegiate Athletic Association rolled out a new pledge on Wednesday urging college presidents and chancellors, as well as conference commissioners, to “specifically...

D I Football Oversight Committee Recommends Reducing Contact in Practice

New NCAA guidelines are recommending that Division I college football programs reduce the number of live-contact practices they conduct during the upcoming season. The Division...

D 1: Committee on Academics Reviews Enhancements to Use of Academic Progress Rate

The Division I Committee on Academics this week continued working to define what academic success looks like for college athletes. Discussion at its meetings Monday...