14
Mar
09

NCAA Basktball Recruiting Calendar



The following might only interesting for the really hard core recruiting nerds like me, but the start of March not only welcomes in the basketball tournament season but also kicks off the heart of the spring recruiting period. The next couple of weeks will make or break many schools spring recruiting class. Next week (March 16th – 22nd) is what is known as a “contact period”. This is one of a few times during the year when schools coaches can meat or talk with coaches in person out side of a schools campus. This is the key week when the head coach can set up in home meeting with recruits and their families. It can be extremely busy time as you can imagine especially if a coach is recruiting all across the country. It is also a make or break time for coaches, because a lot of recruits and their parents final decision will be based heavily on how this in house meeting goes. Below is the calendar for the spring recruiting period. I have also included some links to the NCAA official basketball recruiting site as well as a nifty color ,pdf recruiting calendar put out by the NCAA

Calendar

Jan- March 15th is an “Evaluation Period”

March 16th – March 22nd is a “Contact Period”

March 23rd- March 31st is an “Evaluation Period”

April 1st is a “Quiet Period”

April 2nd – April 9th until noon is a “Dead period”

April 9th @12:01 pm – April 12th is a “Contact Period”

April 15th – Start of the Spring signing period

April 13th – April 16th is a “Dead period”

April 17th – April 22th is a “Contact Period”

April 23rd – May 20th is a “Quiet Period”

May 25th – End of the Spring signing period

Definitions from the NCAA:

Contact period – permissible for authorized athletic department staff members to make in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts and evaluations.

Dead period – not permissible to make in-person recruiting contacts or evaluations on- or off-campus or permit official or unofficial visits.

Evaluation period – permissible for authorized athletics department staff to be involved in off-campus activities to assess academic qualifications and playing abililties. No in-person, off-campus recruiting contacts with a prospective student-athlete are permitted.

Quiet period – permissible to make in-person recruiting contacts only on the member institution’s campus.

As you can see the NCAA does not believe in the concept of keeping it simple. I think they go out of the way to make it as difficult as possible for college coaches to follow the rules. Some links:

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=25072

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/wcm/connect/resources/file/ebf9650317833b2/08%20D%20I%20M%20Basketball-Color.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&attachment=true

Advertisements

0 Responses to “NCAA Basktball Recruiting Calendar”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


March 2009
M T W T F S S
    Apr »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Mslacat on Twitter

RSS Binford’s Blog

  • CHAMPIONSHIPS November 18, 2014
    This past weekend we opened up at Boise State, my Alma Mater, where they had an Alumni Reunion and recognized our 1993-94 Big Sky Champion Team who was also nationally ranked. What an amazing season that was, and what an fantastic experience to be a part of. Although our Bobcats didn't win that night, it was a nice distraction to have dinner after the g […]
    noreply@blogger.com (Coach Binford)

RSS Coach Scanson’s BLOG

  • To whom this may concern... August 6, 2010
    I am talking to you Dan Muscatell. I am talking to all of you on twitter begging me for more blog. I know you missed me, little did I know that you were craving more blog. I put it on the to-do list and then moved it straight to the top.Montana Coaches Association - 2010 ClinicThis event gets better every year for me. It's not that the speakers are any […]
    Coach Scanson

RSS TW Courtside

  • Stock Watch: Week One November 18, 2009
    I’m back! Now that the season has started it’s time to fire TW Courtside back up for another season. Things look a whole lot different in the Big Sky this year, thanks to graduation. This will be an exciting year!This past week we finally got a chance to see all of the Big Sky teams in action. Albeit, it is always tough to gauge teams at this point because m […]
    Tyler

RSS MSU – Volleyball Blog

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS The Cat-Griz Insider

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Montana Recruiting News

  • This RSS feed URL is deprecated December 14, 2017
    This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news
  • Montana Tech women add two to 2018 recruiting class - MontanaSports December 7, 2017
    MontanaSportsMontana Tech women add two to 2018 recruiting classMontanaSportsBUTTE — Montana Tech head women's basketball coach Carly Sanon announced the signing of two Montana products for next fall. Aubrey McMaster and Megan Delaney committed to playing basketball for the Orediggers next year. “We are excited Aubrey is going ...
  • Dawson CC signs first player of 2018 recruiting class - MontanaSports December 8, 2017
    MontanaSportsDawson CC signs first player of 2018 recruiting classMontanaSportsGLENDIVE – Dawson Community College Buccaneer Basketball Coach Joe Peterson announced the signing of Jaron Masis Friday. Originally from Limon, Costa Rica, Masis is a 6'9 210 lb senior at iTec Preparatory Academy in El Paso, Texas where he plays for ...
  • Belgrade's Dawson Fowler commits to Montana Western hoops - MontanaSports December 7, 2017
    MontanaSportsBelgrade's Dawson Fowler commits to Montana Western hoopsMontanaSportsBELGRADE — One of southwest Montana's top high school basketball talents will be staying close to home at the next level. Belgrade boy's standout Dawson Fowler signed on to join the Montana Western Bulldogs on Wednesday morning. For the senior ready ...Fowler si […]
  • Texas connection: Nicholas latest freshmen to find success for Griz hoops - Montana Kaimin December 8, 2017
    Texas connection: Nicholas latest freshmen to find success for Griz hoopsMontana KaiminThere has been one component for Montana men's basketball that has been consistent for at least five seasons, a freshman who has solidified a strong supporting role on the team. Current players that were once strong freshmen, like Fabijan Krslovic ...

Categories

  • 391,199

%d bloggers like this: