Violation Reports

How to report a violation
Should any chief executive officer, faculty athletics representative, athletics director, and/or coach become aware of an apparent institutional violation involving an athlete or institutional representative of any member institution, it shall be the responsibility of the individual to notify their athletics director and faculty athletics representative of that violation immediately. The athletics director or faculty athletics representative upon being notified shall contact in writing the athletics director and faculty athletics representative at the iinstitution in question and send copies of the notification to the National Office and the Eligibility Chair. This notification shall take place within five days of receiving the information. Failure to abide by any part of this regulation shall be viewed as unethical conduct and shall cause an investigation by the National Conduct and Ethics Committee for appropriate action against the institution for withholding information. (ARTICLE VI, SECTION B, ITEM 3.) 

The following institutions are on probation or have been placed on suspension from postseason play. Each report lists the institution, year(s) on probation or suspension, the infraction, and the sport affected by the penalty. The list is updated monthly; recent additions are in red.

 

SUSPENSIONS as of March 12, 2014

Harris-Stowe State University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

 


 

 PROBATIONS as of April 15, 2014
(Probation does not deny postseason participation.) 


Auburn University Montgomery
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy

Bluefield College
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violations involving eligibility certification

Bryan College
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violations involving eligibility certification

California State University-San Marcos
Softball Coach Dave Williams
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution
Violations involving recuiting violations

Concordia University (CA)
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014
Excessive Administrative Errors

Concordia University (NE)
Wrestling Program
2011-2012 through 2012-2014
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Cumberland University
Men's Soccer Program
2013-2014
Violation involving participation by ineligible players

Florida Memorial University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Harris Stowe State University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Haskell  Indian Nations University 
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Huston-Tillotson University
Men's Soccer Program
2013-2014 through 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Marygrove College
Men's Soccer Program
2012-2013 through December 2013
Violation involving NAIA conduct in competition policy

Men's Tennis Coach James Graham
2013-2014
Violation involving participation by an ineligible player

Missouri Baptist University
Men's Tennis Program
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violation involving participation by ineligible player

Montana State University - Northern
Men's Basketball Program
2013-2014
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy

Northwood University (FL)Men's Soccer Coach Ty Brewer
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution
Violation involving participation by ineligible player

Northwood University (TX)
Women's Soccer Coach Krasi Kolarov
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy

Oklahoma Baptist University
Men's Soccer Program
2013-2014
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Purdue University Calumet
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014 through 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Southern University at New Orleans
Men's Cross Country and Track and Field Coach Ynann Plummer
2013-2014 through 2014-2015
Violation involving NAIA financial assistance policy

Spring Hill College
Men's Basketball Program
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violation involving participation by ineligible players

Sterling College
Men's Soccer Program
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violation involving participation by ineligible players

Texas College
Men's Basketball Program
2012-2013 through 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Texas Wesleyan College
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 through 2013-2014
Violation involving participation by ineligible players

Trinity International University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2012-2013 and 2013-2014
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

Truett-McConnell College
Wrestling Coach Jim Bailey
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution
Violation involving participation by ineligible players

University of Northwestern Ohio
Volleyball Coach Kevin Kitchen
One year from date of hire at NAIA institution
Violation involving NAIA Code of Ethics

Walla Walla University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014 through 2014-2015
Violations invovling participation by ineligible players

William Jessup University
All Men's and Women's Athletics Programs
2013-2014 and 2014-2015
Violations involving participation by ineligible players

 

 

Stay in the Game poster
for student-athletes
 
What do student-athletes need to do to maintain their eligibility? A new poster for faculty athletics representatives highlights the key requirements.
Print the 11x17 poster.