Tag: NCAA

Ohio Valley Conference exploring possible additions for departed members

The OVC is searching for new membership. At Monday’s Ohio Valley Conference football virtual media day, commissioner Beth DeBauche spent much of her seven-minute and 30-second address highlighting positives about the league. Her topics ranged from successes during the global pandemic (“you only have to look at last year and the OVC played all but... Read more »

NCAA bans two-a-day full-contact practices

NCAA bans two-a-day full-contact practices
The NCAA has banned traditional two-a-day practices during preseason camps following legislation passed in April. Thus, college teams can no longer practice full contact more than once a day. “The Council’s action reinforces our commitment to the health and safety of our student-athletes,” chair Jim Phillips, athletics director at Northwestern, told Richard Johnson of sbnation.com.... Read more »