Use of a Scoreboard/Video Board to Display Audio/Video Materials to a Prospective Student-Athlete (I)
Date Published: October 22, 2018
Item Ref: a
The academic and membership affairs staff confirmed that an institution is permitted to use a scoreboard or video board to show a video to a prospective student-athlete visiting the institution, provided the video is not personalized to the prospective student-athlete (e.g., edited or unedited highlight video), is not created by an entity outside the institution and does not celebritize the prospective student-athlete's visit to campus.
[References: NCAA Division I Bylaws 13.02.13.1 (exception – after commitment), 220.127.116.11 (video/audio materials), 18.104.22.168.2 (material not created for recruiting purposes), 22.214.171.124 (miscellaneous promotions), 126.96.36.199 (activities during official visit), 13.7.4 (activities during unofficial visit), 13.10 (publicity), 188.8.131.52 (prospective student-athlete's visit), staff interpretations (2/16/11, Item No. a, which has been archived) and (2/27/15, Item No. a)]