This Week in the NCAA


This Week in the NCAA 2012With the NCAA basketball season kicking into gear this weekend, Kevin Kugler has the details on a series of rules changes aimed at creating more offense in the men’s game. The changes in what constitutes a foul and how an offensive player is protected when it comes to blocking calls are being made in attempt to reverse a downward trend in scoring.

Also this week, details on the fall championships, including the first to be contested – the men’s and women’s Division III cross country championships to be held November 23rd in Hanover, Indiana.

(Listen to This Week in the NCAA for 11/8/13)


On “This Week in the NCAA,” WestwoodOne’s Kevin Kugler highlights unique stories from around the varied and interesting world of college sports.

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30 September 2016 Comments are off for this post.
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23 September 2016 Comments are off for this post.
This week, we salute some of the NCAA student-athletes who had success at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, including two-time gold-medal winner Deja Young from Wichita State. Also an update on the fall sports season, with big wins on the gridiron for North Dakota State and the soccer pitch for…
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26 August 2016 Comments are off for this post.
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