There are 32 Divisions in D-I NCAA Basketball.
31. America East Conference
Atlantic 10 Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference
Atlantic Sun Conference
Big 12 Conference
Big East Conference
Big South Conference
Big Sky Conference
Big Ten Conference
Big West Conference
Colonial Athletic Association
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
Missouri Valley Conference
Mountain West Conference
Ohio Valley Conference
Pacific 10 Conference
Southwestern Athletic Conference
Sun Belt Conference
The Summit League
West Coast Conference
Western Athletic Conference
In FBS there are 11, with the exception of Army, Navy, and Notre Dame (Independents). These are Atlantic Coast Confrence (ACC), Big 10, Big 12, Big East, Confrence USA, Mid-America Confrence (MAC), Mountain West (MWC), Pacific 10 (Pac-10), South Eastern Confrence (SEC), Sun Belt, and Western Athletic Confrence (WAC).
However, only team fron the Big 10, Big 12, Big East, Pac-10, ACC, and Independents can compete for the National Title. Recently there had been debate over this Since Boise State (WAC), Hawaii (WAC), Texas Christian (MWC), Utah (MWC), and Tulsa (C-USA) have done very well during the season, even to go undefeated (Boise State in 2008 and Utah in 2005)
It depends on the sport you are talking about and the division. A conference like the Missouri Valley Conference that could be considered a major Basketball conference, wouldn't be considered one in football. A basketball mid-major like the Colonial Athletic Association is a major football conference, but in FCS (former D1AA) where they're the FCS version of say the SEC.
There are 11 conferences in NCAA Division in which a college has a football team. The exist in all areas of the United States.
There are 32 Divisions in D-I NCAA basketball.
34 Division 1
25 Division 2
46 Division 3
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No, all conferences are governed by the same set of rules.
The NCAA is the National Collegiate Athletic Association - the association which regulates athletes of 1281 institutions, conferences and organizations, including many colleges and universities in the United States and Canada.
The NCAA was founded in 1906 as a response to White House conferences called by President Theodore Roosevelt that encouraged reform. The original name was the Intercollegiate Athletic Association, the NCAA was taken up in 1910.
Great West and Independent conferences
There are 338 teams within 37 conferences
346 teams in 32 conferences plus 4 independent schools.
No. After a lawsuit, NCAA announced that they would not license their name for the football game anymore, and the major conferences followed suit. Because of this, EA Sports announced that they would no longer develop a college football game.
There are now 32 conferences in Division I with the recent addition of the Great West Conference. They currently do not have an autmoatic bid for their champion to go to the NCAA Basketball Tournament and will not have one for at least four years.
Northwestern in the Big Ten.