Which of the following is true regarding a student-athlete’s eligibility for practice?
A. A student-athlete is permitted to practice while enrolled less than full-time during the first five days of classes.
B. A student-athlete is not permitted to participate in any countable athletically related activities during the first week of classes.
C. A student-athlete must always be enrolled in at least 12 hours to practice.
D. None of the Above.
The answer is A. NCAA Bylaw 188.8.131.52 states that a student-athlete may practice, but may not compete, during the institution’s first five days of classes if the student-athlete is enrolled in less than a minimum full-time program of studies, provided the student is otherwise eligible under all institutional, conference and NCAA requirements. (Adopted: 1/10/95 effective 8/1/95)