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National Association of Basketball Coaches 1111 Main Street, Suite 1000 Kansas City, Missouri 64105 Phone: 816-878-6222 • Fax: 816-878-6223 www.NABC.org ______________________________________________ NABC EXECUTIVE STAFF Jim Haney Executive Director Reggie Minton Deputy Executive Director Carol Haney Senior Director of Internal Affairs Troy Hilton Senior Director of Corporate Relations and Association Affairs Stephanie Whitcher Chief Financial Officer Rick Leddy Senior Director of Communications Rose Tate Director of Membership Ebony Donohue Associate Director of Membership Mark Heatherman Senior Director of Special Events Janelle Guidry Director of Convention Wade Hageman Director of Corporate Relations Jenna Wright Director of Convention Housing Eric Wieberg Director of Digital & Social Media ______________________________________________ 2016-17 NABC BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jeff Jones, President, Old Dominion University Bill Self, First Vice President, University of Kansas Lorenzo Romar, Second Vice President, University of Washington Charlie Brock, Third Vice President, Springfield College Mike Brey, Fourth Vice President, University of Notre Dame Page Moir, 2014-15 Past President Ron Hunter, 2015-16 Past President, Georgia State University Mark Gottfried, Director, North Carolina State University Gary Stewart, Director, Stevenson University Jamie Dixon, Director, TCU Lennie Acuff, Director, University of Alabama in Huntsville Johnny Dawkins, Director, University of Central Florida John Calipari, Director, University of Kentucky Matt Margenthaler, Director, Minnesota State University, Mankato John Thompson III, Director, Georgetown University Tommy Amaker, Director, Harvard University Pat Cunningham, Director, Trinity (TX) University Bill Coen, Director, Northeastern University Ed Cooley, Director, Providence College Frank Martin, Director, University of South Carolina Matt Painter, Director, Purdue University Gary Waters, Director, Cleveland State University Dave Archer, Director, National High School Basketball Coaches’ Association-NHSBCA Bob Burchard, Director, Columbia College Thom McDonald, Director, Commissioner, Iowa Community College Athletic Conference Tom Izzo, Director Emeritus, Michigan State University Ernie Kent, Director Emeritus, Washington State University Phil Martelli, Director Emeritus, Saint Joseph’s University ______________________________________________ EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS NABC Executive Director: Jim Haney NABC Deputy Executive Director: Reggie Minton CPA: Brian Welch, Welch & Associates, LLC NABC General Counsel: Dennis Coleman, Daniel B. Adams, Ropes & Gray, LLP (Boston, MA) Board Secretary: Rick Leddy Board Consultants: Dan Gavitt, NCAA Senior Vice President of Basketball Dan Guerrero, Chair, NCAA Men’s Basketball Oversight Committee and Director of Athletics, UCLA Kevin Lennon, NCAA Vice President for Division I Governance

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TIME-OUT

CONVENTION

THE OFFICIAL NEWS MAGAZINE OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BASKETBALL COACHES

2017

COLUMNS From the Editor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Transitions Rick Leddy From the Executive Director . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 NCAA, NABC and NABC Ad Hoc Group Collaborating on Tournament Selection, Seeding and Bracketing Jim Haney NCAA Eligibility Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 The Academic Success of Student-Athletes National High School Basketball Coaches Association. . . . . . . 19 Scholastic Coaches Have A Comprehensive Role With Players National Center for Fathering. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 A Coach’s Voice Carey Casey NABC Chaplain’s Corner. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 Anchors Pastor Donnell Jones

FEATURES Could This Be The Year For Few And Zags? NCAA Tournament Preview. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Ken Davis 2017 Allstate NABC Good Works Team® A Showcase for Volunteerism. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 NABC Division III Outstanding Service Awards. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Preliminary 2017 NABC Convention Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 COVER The University of Phoenix Stadium and the last six coaches to cut the nets following an NCAA championship. (Stadium photo - Phoenix LOC; Coaches’ photos - KingShots, Fishbait Marketing) PHOTO CREDITS p. 8 (Gonzaga Athletics); p. 9 (Jeff Jacobsen, Kansas Athletics; Gonzaga Athletics; Arizona Athletics; Kentucky-Chet White); p.10 (Arizona Athletics; FSU Athletics - Bill Pearce; Jeffrey Camarati, UCLA Athletics - Katie Meyers); p.11 (Baylor Athletics; John Fetcho, Butler Athletics; Creighton-Corey Solotorovsky; Gonzaga Athletics; WVU–Pete Emerson); pages 13-15 (Princeton University Athletics; DePaul Athletics; Iowa State Athletics; Georgia Tech Athletics; Northwestern State Athletics; North Greenville Athletics; Graceland Athletics; Pitt-Bradford Athletics; Wingate Athletics; Susquehanna Athletics); pages 16, 17 (Franklin & Marshall Athletics; Amherst Athletics; Wooster Athletics). Time-Out is published quarterly by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Printed by Allen Press.

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