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<br /> <br /> <br /> Contents<br /> 2<br /> FEATURES<br /> 36 Mapping a New Course<br /> Division I presidents work toward a better model.<br /> 44 All Lacrosse the Country<br /> Michigan breathes new life into sport’s expansion.<br /> 52 Monster Within<br /> Eckerd’s Lance Kearse no longer in a cell of fear.<br /> 44<br /> FALL 2011<br /> On the cover<br /> Hockey player Shawn Baker<br /> juxtaposes fire and ice in his college<br /> experience at Norwich.<br /> See page 34.<br /> ABCD<br /> 1<br /> 2<br /> 3<br /> 4<br /> 5<br /> S<br /> 6<br /> 7<br /> ABCD EFG<br /> <br /> U<br /> [<br /> P FRONT<br /> ead-Off ]<br /> 2 1,000 Wor ds <br /> [<br /> 5 Letter fro<br /> 6 Opinion a<br /> 9 Members<br /> CAA News]<br /> m the Preside<br /> nd Editorial<br /> ip Perspectiv nt <br /> 11 Top Story<br /> 12 World Un<br /> 15 News Bri<br /> 21 Center fo<br /> versity Games<br /> fs<br /><a title="Fall 2011 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=1"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=2"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=3"> Contents 2 FEATURES 36 Mapping a New Course Divi</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=4"> 1,000 WORDS 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=5"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=6"> Follow your team almost anywhere. Get hig</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=7"> Lead-Off Our mission is to illustrate how go</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=8"> Lead-Off The relevance of tradition </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=9"> POINT Of VIEW “Pleeeeaase don</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=10"> Lead-Off Inspirational journey Ophotography from</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=11"> MEMBERSHIP PERSPECTIVE The true measure of suc</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=12"> Don't get all crazy and stuff thinking that becau</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=13"> NCAANews NCAA on texting: ‘Time 2 chng’ By Gary B</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=14"> NCAANews U.S. student-athletes take on the wor</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=15"> NCAANews u.s. MedaL counT Sport </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=16"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=17"> Sports community rallies to support Summitt </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=18"> NCAANews Briefs John o’boyLe / the S</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=19"> NCAANews ryAn menLey photo Missouri Wester</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=20"> NCAANews Briefs ‘Big Break’ links with college g</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=21"> NCAANews Let’s work together The NCAA Commi</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=22"> The Enterprise Way At </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=23"> NCAANews Hoops coaches get their heads in the ga</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=24"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=25"> SideLines IMHO, colleges have to tweet to compete</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=26"> SideLines Media review compiled by marta laWrenc</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=27"> SideLines puzzlerS compiled by Gary K. JoHnSon </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=28"> Faces of NCAA the </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=29"> Calvin is affiliated with the Christian Refo</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=30"> Faces of the NCAA bay city roller GLIAC commiss</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=31"> breaking the ice By Greg Johnson t his </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=32"> Faces of the NCAA </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=33"> Faces of the NCAA internship at his field of drea</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=34"> Faces of the NCAA to be in goal wasn’t this goal</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=35"> Faces of the NCAA </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=36"> On the Cover Fire and ice By Gary Brown m </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=37"> F A L L 2 0 1 1 C H A M P I O N 35</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=38"> B C D E F a new 2 </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=39"> g K , </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=40"> The Aug. 9-10 presidential retreat pro- vide</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=41"> An unlevel playing field Division I president</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=42"> Presidents used the retreat to focus on the big p</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=43"> Chancellor Bantz, whose institution hosted the re</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=44"> Raising the bar If the 2007 Division I Men’</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=45"> That might seem like a major challenge in th</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=46"> aclrlo 44CHAMPION FALL 2011</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=47"> By Gary Brown • Photos By arnel reynon Michiga</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=48"> On May 25, Michigan Director of Athlet- </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=49"> We want our players to have the best college expe</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=50"> a full-time job at the university working in the </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=51"> In other words, lacrosse not only made sens</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=52"> Vermont MAINE Dartmouth VERMONT SyracuseNEW</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=53"> strain on your support staff between academ- ics,</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=54"> 52CHAMPION FALL 2011</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=55"> { By Brian Hendrickson} Why me</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=56"> Kearse spots an understanding of that pain</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=57"> terrifying, frustrating, but eventually heartenin</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=58"> Kearse busted through the wall with a painful bur</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=59"> tute who has studied sudden deaths in athletes </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=60"> ShUtterStocK EaRly tEStS foR SicklE cEll aRE loS</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=61"> Once the Eckerd staff diagnosed Kearse with sickl</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=62"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=63"> NCAAInsider The realigned NCAA governance str</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 64" 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A Ti</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=77"> TheNCAARecord a proliferation of positions By Gar</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=78"> TheNCAARecord athletics directors continued fro</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=79"> hawks’ ryan leaves the nest s aint Josep</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=80"> TheNCAARecord assistant ads continued from page</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=81"> to his credit, will end a one-year retirement to </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 82" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=82"> TheNCAARecord coaches continued from page 79 re</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 83" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=83"> TheNCAARecord field hockey coach at Bloomsburg</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 84" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=84"> TheNCAARecord coaches continued from page 81 dr</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 85" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=85"> Forest hired Michael Raymond as its head men’s an</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 86" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=86"> TheNCAARecord coaches continued from page 83 er</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 87" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=87"> TheNCAARecord OBITUARIES In memorIam: john w. ry</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 88" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=88"> TheNCAARecord OBITUARIES In memorIam: BoB Del ro</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 89" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=89"> TheNCAARecord OBITUARIES In memorIam: Dave maure</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 90" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=90"> LookingBack division iii rivalry had its roots i</a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 91" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=91"> </a> <a title="Fall 2011 page 92" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/78bd5822?page=92"> </a>