Menu

NCAA suspends rule allowing texts, unlimited communication

Friday, May 03, 2013

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors decided Thursday to suspend a new recruiting rule that would have allowed football coaches to send text messages to and have unlimited contact with prospective student-athletes. The board passed the rule in January but reconsidered it after receiving over 75 requests to have it overridden. It also suspended or tabled three other recruiting-related rules from earlier this year: (CBS Sports)

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

Sean Miller has message for Arizona's fair-weather fans

How Lefty Driesell started Midnight Madness with a midnight run in 1971

Tennessee hires Rick Barnes as new head coach

Bill Self, Roy Williams, and the Eerily Reminiscent 12th Year Kansas Crossroads

Fans, drivers weigh in on Martinsville Speedway's new hot dogs

Hot Rod Hundley dies at 80: Legendary scorer, court jester, NBA broadcaster

Source: Texas officials will release men’s basketball coach Rick Barnes

Unusual last-second foul call wreaks havoc on Duke-Utah betting action