Menu

NCAA adopts improvements in academic standards and student-athlete support

Thursday, October 27, 2011

The Board approved a plan that mandates a certain level of academic performance in order to participate in postseason competition. The eligibility requirement will begin phasing in with the 2012-2013 academic year. The Board also adopted legislation giving student-athletes who receive full athletics scholarships the opportunity to receive additional athletics aid up to the full cost of attendance or $2,000, whichever is less. (NCAA.org)

Related:

Recent Business & Administration Articles:
Larry Gallo Jr. built a legacy as a ‘friend to all’

Judge Orders Mediation For UNC Media Lawsuit

Mark Emmert comments on NCAA investigation into UNC

Questioning The Wainstein Report

Not Self-Imposing Bowl Ban Correct Move for UNC

News Outlets Sue UNC To Release Wainstein Names

Deadline set for UNC to reply to accrediting agency

UNC provost, chancellor describe reforms in response to scandal