More changes could be coming to the way college football officials enforce the targeting rule. The NCAA Football Rules Committee wrapped up a four-day meeting Thursday and released an overview of approved proposals aimed to "enhance …
When Missouri junior running back Ish Witter went down after taking a shot to the head Saturday against Middle Tennessee, senior defensive tackle Rickey Hatley was worried. “I didn’t see (the hit on) Ish, but I just saw him blacked …
Senior cornerback Jonathan Moxey was ejected for targeting in the fourth quarter of Boise State's 21-10 win over Utah State on Saturday, and according to NCAA rules, a player who is ejected for targeting in the second half of a game …
The NCAA ... Rules Committee approved a proposal that would allow greater use of instant replay in order to enhance player safety. The initiative would expand the role of replay officials, allowing them greater control when it comes to the …
College football coordinators can do away with those oversized, cumbersome laminated playsheets — at least in the …
Protecting the health and safety of our students will continue to be our highest priority.” Applicable NCAA Playing Rules Specific to Targeting in the 2016-17 Rule Book: No player shall target and make forcible contact against an opponent …
Shaw just started a four-year term as the secretary-rules editor of the NCAA’s Playing Rules Oversight Panel, and he carries his belief in and support for the current targeting rule into that role. “We have a great game. It builds strong …
The Big Ten Conference announced Wednesday that a targeting call against Penn State that resulted in the ejection ... later in the second quarter with an injury. A rule passed by the NCAA for this season gave the replay official "the …