NCAA “Unlikely” To Grant An Extra Year Of Eligibility To Winter Athletes

The NCAA is reportedly unlikely to grant an additional year of eligibility to the winter athletes who had their seasons cut short due to the coronavirus.


NCAA Agrees To Grant Division I & III Spring Athletes Eligibility Relief

The NCAA Council Coordination Committee has agreed to grant a year of eligibility relief to spring athletes due to the season’s cancellation.


NCAA Enforces Recruiting Dead Period for All Sports Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

All in-person recruiting meetings between high school athletes and coaches are now prohibited for all NCAA sports until April 15, effective today.


NCAA Won’t Allow Fans To Attend Upcoming Championship Events

NCAA President Mark Emmert released a statement Wednesday stating that “only essential staff and limited family” will be allowed to attend upcoming events.


NCAA Division II Management Council Supports Transfer Portal Model

The NCAA’s Division II Management Council officially supports the transfer portal model used in Division I. D-II could adopt the format in January.

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NCAA Votes to Permit Student-Athletes to Profit from Name, Image & Likeness

In a monumental turn of events, the NCAA has ordered each of its three divisions to implement new rules no later than January 2021.


SwimSwam Pulse: 60% Believe NCAA N/I/L Reforms Are Good For All Athletes

Despite consternation among commenters, 60% of voters said allowing NCAA student-athletes to earn name/image/likeness money would be good for all athletes.

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NCAA Times in Olympic Years

While ten months may seem like a long time, it isn’t long for elite swimmers whose preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are already underway.


SwimSwam Pulse: 62% Pick Cal As Men’s #1 Team Preseason

Defending champs Cal nearly doubled up the votes of Texas, which won four straight before last season. All other programs got only about 5% of the votes.


Dagli USA Arriva La Rivoluzione: Ammessa Prova Video Per Violazione 15 Metri

La NCAA ha approvato l’ammissione dei video per le violazioni che riguardano la riemersione dalle subacquee oltre i 15 metri….

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NCAA Approves Video Reviews For 15-Meter Violations

The NCAA has approved optional video review for 15-meter violations, per a press release this week. Meets can choose to include video review if they wish.


2019-2020 NCAA Cuts Released; 50 Free ‘A’ Cut Ventures Into The 18s

The official qualifying times for the 2020 NCAA Division I Championships have been released. For the first time ever, the men’s 50 free ‘A’ cut is sub-19.


NCAA Rules Committee Proposes Usage of Video Review for 15-Meter Violations

This rule, if passed, would allow the meet referee to confirm or change a call they had made about 15-meter violations at NCAA meets based on video review.


Biglietti Esauriti In Pre-Vendita Per Gli NCAA Americani

I Campionati maschili NCAA inizieranno soltanto a fine Marzo, eppure, in America, l’evento è già Sold Out. L’anno scorso i campionati furono…

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Queens (NC) Women Remain on Top of D2 Rankings, Men Climb to #1

The Queens men, who moved from #4 to #2 in the last rankings, have now climbed to #1.


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