The NCAA Broadcast Department oversees rights associated with all network television broadcasts, cable television, radio, satellite radio and Internet presentations of every NCAA championship. CBS and Turner Sports jointly own the multimedia rights to the Division I Men’s Basketball Championship.
ESPN owns the multimedia rights to 24 of the 89 NCAA championships. Turner Sports owns the digital rights to 67 of the 89 NCAA championships, and operates and manages all NCAA digital platforms including NCAA.com but excluding NCAA.org and NCAA social media sites.
All regular-season college games, conference tournaments and football bowl game broadcast rights are owned by the NCAA member institutions (colleges and universities) and individual conferences. These broadcast rights are not handled by the NCAA national office. The NCAA retains exclusive copyright to all audio and video of NCAA championships.
Westwood One/Dial Global Sports owns the audio broadcast rights to every NCAA championship. In addition, NCAA Productions and selected national and regional sports networks produce television broadcasts of various NCAA championships.
CREDENTIALS AND CHAMPIONSHIP INFORMATION
Below is the complete list of 2012-13 championship dates and sites.
For the championships that you would like to apply for a credential, click on the “Credential Application” link adjacent to the respective championship. You will be asked to read and agree to the “Terms and Conditions for Use of Credentials” before formally applying.
After your application has been reviewed by the host media coordinator, you will receive an approval or denial email with the additional information specific to that championship.
|Baseball||DI||June 15-26||Omaha, Neb.||Credential Application|
|Baseball||DII||May 25-June 1||Cary, N.C.||Credential Application|
|Baseball||DIII||May 24-28||Appleton, Wis.||Credential Application|
|(M) Golf||DI||May 28-June 2||Atlanta||Credential Application|
|(W) Golf||DI||May 21-24||Athens, Ga.||Credential Application|
|(W) Golf||DII||May 15-18||Daytona Beach, Fla.||Credential Application|
|(M) Golf||DII||May 20-24||Hershey, Pa.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Golf||DIII||May 14-17||Destin, Fla.||Credential Application|
|(M) Lacrosse||DI, DII, DIII||May 25 & 27||Philadelphia||Credential Application|
|(M) Lacrosse (Quarter)||DI||May 18||College Park, Md.||Credential Application|
|(M) Lacrosse (Quarter)||DI||May 19||Indianapolis||Credential Application|
|(W) Lacrosse||DI||May 24 & 26||Villanova, Pa.||Credential Application|
|(W) Lacrosse||DII, DIII||May 18-19||Owings Mills, Md.||Credential Application|
|Rowing||DI, DII, DIII||May 31-June 2||Indianapolis||Credential Application|
|Softball||DI||May 30-June 5||Oklahoma City, Okla.||Credential Application|
|Softball||DII||May 23-27||Salem, Va.||Credential Application|
|Softball||DIII||May 17-21||Eau Claire, Wis.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Tennis||DI||May 16-27||Urbana, Ill.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Tennis||DII||May 8-11||Surprise, Ariz.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Tennis||DIII||May 22-27||Kalamazoo, Mich.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Outdoor Track & Field||DI||June 5-8||Eugene, Ore.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Outdoor Track & Field||DII||May 23-25||Pueblo, Colo.||Credential Application|
|(M&W) Outdoor Track & Field||DIII||May 23-25||LaCrosse, Wis.||Credential Application|
|(M) Volleyball||NC||May 2 & 4||Los Angeles||Credential Application|
|(M) Volleyball||DIII||Apr. 26-28||Cambridge, Mass.||Credential Application|
|(W) Water Polo||NC||May 10-12||Allston, Mass.||Credential Application|