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<br /> <br /> <br /> SUMMER 2009<br /> CONTENTS<br /> 52<br /> Distant Allure<br /> Strong tie to sports attracts international<br /> student-athletes to NCAA schools.<br /> U P F R O N T<br /> [LEAD-OFF]<br /> 2 1,000 Words<br /> 5 Message from the President<br /> 6 Opinion and Editorial<br /> 9 Membership Perspectives<br /> [NCAA NEWS]<br /> 11 Basketball Academics<br /> 12 Committee Service<br /> 15 News Briefs<br /> 16 NFL Scholarship Program<br /> 17 Playing Rules<br /> 18 Conference Cost Cuts<br /> 21 Great NCAA Records<br /> 22 Quincy Pink Campaign<br /> 23 Research<br /> [SIDELINES]<br /> 2 5 New Media<br /> 26 Reviews<br /> 27 Puzzles<br /> [FACES OFTHE NCAA]<br /> 2 8 Profiles<br /> INSIDE THE ASSOCIATION<br /> [NCAA INSIDER]<br /> 61 Spotlight<br /> 63 Division I<br /> 67 Divisi<a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 1" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=1"> </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 2" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=2"> </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 3" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=3"> SUMMER 2009 CONTENTS 52 Di</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 4" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=4"> </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 5" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=5"> 1,000 WORDS Methodist golfers create their own wa</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 6" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=6"> ® NCAAisatrademarkoftheNationalCollegiateAthleti</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 7" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=7"> Our mission is to illustrate how good people</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 8" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=8"> LEAD-OFF Stakes are too high to let gambling go </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 9" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=9"> LEAD-OFF P O I N T O F v I E W </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 10" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=10"> LEAD-OFF Hansen legacy will be long-lasting R </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 11" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=11"> LEAD-OFF Survival of our fittest students W </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 12" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=12"> turn your screen into a real page-turner. N</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 13" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=13"> NCAA NEWS Plan would put summer courts in session</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 14" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=14"> NCAA NEWS Work trumps perks executive committee </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 15" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=15"> By Leilana McKindra F ailing a drug </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 16" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=16"> WITH THE HARTFORD BEHIND YOU, ACHIEVE WHAT’S AHEA</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 17" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=17"> NCAA NEWS NEWS BrIEFS Compiled by David Pickle </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 18" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=18"> NCAA NEWS Program success measured by degrees of</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 19" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=19"> NCAA NEWS Techno often a no-no in playing rules </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 20" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=20"> NCAA NEWS Bottom line top of mind </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 21" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=21"> NCAA NEWS Several conferences </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 22" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=22"> Don’t get all crazy and stuff thinking that becau</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 23" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=23"> NCAA NEWS Pete Incaviglia has had an effect as a</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 24" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=24"> NCAA NEWS quincy goes to great lengths for a cau</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 25" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=25"> NCAA NEWS Baseball rallies on academics By Todd </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 26" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=26"> Makingeveryvictoryalittlesweeter Hershey is</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 27" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=27"> SIDELINES These talker tools are Twitterific By M</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 28" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=28"> SIDELINES MeDiA ReVieW Compiled by Leilana McK</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 29" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=29"> SIDELINES PuzzLErS Compiled by Gary K.</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 30" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=30"> FACES OF THE CAAN ProfiLe: MiKe Lo</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 31" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=31"> FACES OFTHE NCAA London was a h</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 32" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=32"> FACES OF THE NCAA ProfiLe: MaTT duggan Maritime</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 33" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=33"> FACES OFTHE NCAA about Massachusetts Ma</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 34" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=34"> FACES OF tHE NCAA ProfiLe: BiLL LiBBy Life with </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 35" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=35"> FACES OFTHE NCAA ProfiLe: ron courSon courson is</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 36" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=36"> FACES OF THE NCAA ProfiLe: MaraVene LoeSchKe Thi</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 37" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=37"> FACES OFTHE NCAA Loeschke said the a</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 38" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=38"> FACES OF THE NCAA nProfiLeo: SherMahine WuiLLia</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 39" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=39"> By Gary Brown </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 40" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=40"> unbound How a Supreme Court decision tore apart f</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 41" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=41"> SUMMER 2009 CHAMPION 39</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 42" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=42"> The 7-2 decision on June 27, 1984, resulted</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 43" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=43"> athletics, and college football in particular, be</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 44" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=44"> transmission timeline </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 45" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=45"> August-September 1990: January 19</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 46" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=46"> February 1994: Four members of the disbanded Sout</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 47" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=47"> November 1999: The NCAA </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 48" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=48"> NUMBERS THAT FORMED LEGENDS , n</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 49" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=49"> By David Pickle I t was perhaps </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 50" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=50"> “I was increasingly frustrated by the abs</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 51" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=51"> Given his methodical ways, he likely would </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 52" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=52"> Turning stats into records By Steve Boda </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 53" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=53"> guidelines, including the points from which to me</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 54" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=54"> 52 CHAMPION SUMMER 2009</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 55" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=55"> DISTANT ALLURE Strong tie to sports attrac</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 56" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=56"> “Competing with interna</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 57" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=57"> Former Florida Atlantic soccer student-athlete Me</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 58" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=58"> Paul Bishop (left), from Great Britain, said his </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 59" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=59"> Eligibility issues a global concern The very</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 60" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=60"> Percentages of nonresident student-athlete aliens</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 61" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=61"> for other nations in the </a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 62" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=62"> AM E T R N MY E E of y Company • Bloomington, IL</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 63" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=63"> NCAA INSIDER SPotLIGHt Strategic plan put NCAA o</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 64" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=64"> NCAA INSIDER ASSOCIATION-wIDE SPotLIGHt continu</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 65" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=65"> NCAA INSIDER DIvISION I DI SAAC Belmont athlete</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 66" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=66"> NCAA INSIDER DIvISION I “we’ve identified</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 67" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=67"> NCAA INSIDER DIvISION I other factors came into</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 68" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=68"> 66 CHAMPION SUMMER 2009</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 69" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=69"> NCAA INSIDER DIvISION II DII PLANNING AND FINAN</a> <a title="NCAA Champion Magazine page 70" href="http://catalog.proemags.com/publication/8865b6ee?page=70"> NCAA INSIDER DIvISION II Dii ConTriBuTions a fi</a> <a title="NCAA Champion 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