What are NCAA recruiting dead periods?

A dead period is when collegiate coaches can not actively recruit or discuss recruiting with prospective student-athletes. The 2017 through 2018 NCAA schedule for division 1 schools is available here. Division 2 schools are listed here

 

As of today’s date, the remaining division 1 2017-2018 season dead periods for division 1 schools  are:

April 9-12, 2018

May 2-6, 2018

Division 2 schools remaining 2017-2018 season dead periods are:

April 9 (7 a.m.) – 11 (7 a.m.), 2018

There are differences in the schedules, so be sure to read the full schedule for division 1 and division 2.