St. Thomas (Houston) to Join DIII/SCAC

As mentioned in a previous post, there was a rumor of another school entering the NCAA Division III exploratory process, which is the first step towards gaining eligibility. This school (made official today) is the University of Saint Thomas – Houston. St. Thomas is currently a member of the NAIA and the Red River Conference.…… Continue reading St. Thomas (Houston) to Join DIII/SCAC

UT Tyler – Moving to DII

Friday, UT-Tyler officially submitted their application for Division II membership. The NCAA will now decide later this year if the application should be accepted for review. If this occurs, then UT-Tyler will start on a three-year process where they will implement Division II policies and procedures. During these three-years, UT-Tyler will not be eligible to…… Continue reading UT Tyler – Moving to DII

NCAA Convention Time *UPDATED*

UPDATE – The two proposals mentioned below have both been adopted in voting this morning. The NCAA Convention started today and runs through Saturday. I spent a little time looking at the legislative proposals that will impact volleyball at the DIII level. First off, there are a few general proposals dealing with academic misconduct, sports…… Continue reading NCAA Convention Time *UPDATED*