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2016 SUMMER UPDATE

August 22, 2016

NAC Motion: Basketball Players of the Week will start the first week of the National Top 25 poll and be awarded every week (except during the Christmas break). The POW schedule will be set by the National Office Staff.

NAC Motion: The Hall of Fame liaison will notify the conference commissioner and Coaches Association Executive Committee to request approval of a candidate. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Make video streaming or internet access a requirement in all games in championship opening rounds and other host sites in championship competition. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Change ratings to bi-weekly. APPROVED

NAC Motion: If the grid is shared via a traceable source, the rater will be removed immediately. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Basketball Players of the Week will start the first week of the National Top 25 poll and be awarded every week (except during the Christmas break). The POW schedule will be set by the National Office Staff. APPROVED

NAC Motion: The Hall of Fame liaison will notify the conference commissioner and Coaches Association Executive Committee to request approval of a candidate. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Make video streaming or internet access a requirement in all games in championship opening rounds and other host sites in championship competition. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Change ratings to bi-weekly. APPROVED

NAC Motion: If the grid is shared via a traceable source, the rater will be removed immediately. APPROVED

NAC Motion: Remove the one game suspension as a penalty for an individual leaving the bench area and entering the court who does not participate in a fight and follow the rule as stated in the rule book. DENIED

NAC Motion: Follow the NCAA sport rules for ejections/suspensions. DENIED

NAC Motion: Move the final rating to the end of the regular season, before the conference tournaments begin. DENIED

NAC Motion: Schools that have a player selected to participate in the NAIA All-Star events are responsible for the transportation to and from the event. DENIED

NAC Motion: Eliminate the on court NAIA Parade of Champions at both Men’s Basketball National Championships. DENIED

COACHES RESOURCES

MEN'S BASKETBALL COACHES MANUAL

2016 Coaches Manual
Includes Important Dates, Postseason Competition, Postseason Rosters, Reporting Results & Statistics, NAIA-NABC Standing Committees, Basketball Rating Manual, Leadership Responsibilities, In-Game Statistics Worksheet, Statistics Summary, NAIA-NABC Business Meeting Minutes, NAIA-NABC Constitution, National Championship Bracket

NAIA NATIONAL OFFICE CONTACTS
DI Men's Basketball Sport Manager: Mike Higgins
DII Men's Baksetball Sport Manager: Marc Burchard
Men's Basketball Ratings Contact: Chad Waller


NAIA MEN'S BASKETBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION
President: Sean Hanrahan, Warner University
1st Vice President: Oliver Drake, Midland University
2nd Vice President: Jeff Britt, Bethel University
Secretary: Scott Garson, The College of Idaho
Past President: Joe Niland, University of Mobile
Division I NAC Liaison: Lori Thomas, Heart of America Athletic Conference
Division II NAC Liasion: Arabie Conner, Ottawa University


NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BASKETBALL COACHES
NABC Convention: March 30 - April 3, 2017 (Phoenix, Ariz.)
NAIA-NABC Business Meeting: March 31, 2017 (Phoenix, Ariz.)

 

IMPORTANT AWARDS DEADLINES
CHAMPIONS OF CHARACTER
Team Award -February 13, 2017
Individual Student Award - February 13, 2017

SCHOLAR-ATHLETE
Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete - February 13, 2017
NAIA Scholar Team Award - June 30, 2017

OTHER AWARDS
All-Conference Teams and All-American Awards -
Division II - March 1, 2017
Division I - March 8, 2017

FORMS PAGE
Includes a full list of all NAIA National Awards


NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER INFO
DI Men's Basketball Potential Qualifier Packet*
Kansas City, MO Host Site Information
*Available 4-6 weeks prior to Championship

DII Men's Basketball Potential Qualifier Packet*

Point Lookout, MO Host Site Information
*Available 4-6 weeks prior to Championship


HELPFUL TOOLS

Live Stats/Webcasting How-To Guide
All-American Certificates/Extra Plaques/Awards