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The Ackerman White Paper: On concerns and changing the game

Former WNBA president Val Ackerman's "White Paper" has been released in collaboration with the NCAA. The paper is both a set of concerns and problems the college women's basketball game is facing, and it includes a set of recommendations for improvement which we've summarized and responded to here.

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FGCU coach Karl Smesko responds to Ackerman report

Val Ackerman's white paper has laid out a set of concerns about women's college basketball and potential solutions, which has generated a lot of discussion among women's basketball fans. FGCU's coach Karl Smesko has shared his thoughts with us in a guest post.

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The Ackerman Paper, Part III: Resistance to change

Will women's basketball make any of the changes mentioned in the Ackerman NCAA white paper? Or will it remain resistant to change?

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The Ackerman White Paper: Changing the game

The most controversial part of Val Ackerman's NCAA white paper are the changes she believes are needed in women's college basketball, both on the court and off.

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The Ackerman NCAA White Paper, Part I

Former WNBA president Val Ackerman's "White Paper" was released today in collaboration with the NCAA. The paper is both a set of concerns and problems the college women's basketball game is facing, and it includes a set of recommendations for improvement.

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