PGA Golfer Gary Woodland played D2 Basketball at Washburn University in Topeka Kansas. #WashburnU
Famous Actor and Activist Danny Glover attended San Francisco State University (D2).
Simon Fraser University is the only Canadian University to participate in NCAA college athletics and they are D2.
Zach Shannon of Delta State University is the first D2 baseball player to ever win back to back National Player of the year awards.
Former NBA player Manute Bol played at University of Bridgeport (D2).
The University of Tampa Baseball program have won 7 national titles. The most in D2 baseball.
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) Men's Lacrosse team have won 4 division II National Titles. 2008, 2005, 2003, and 1997.
Big Ben Wallace (Detroit Pistons) and Charles Oakley (New York Knicks) both played at D2 powerhouse Virginia Union.#VU
Funny man Jimmy Fallon is an alum of the College of Saint Rose located in Albany NY. #D2
The University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA) Men's Golf won 3 consecutive National Titles in 2004, 2005,and 2006. #USCA
Jahri Evans was a fourth round draft pick out of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. He won a NFL championship with the New Orleans Saints. He was a 6 time pro bowl selection.
Division II is the only division that has member institutions in Puerto Rico. University of Puerto Rico, Bayamon, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, and University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras.
The state of California has the most schools under the Division II classification with 23 institutions offering D2 sports.
Legendary NBA player Earl "the pearl" Monroe played at D2 Winston-Salem State University.
Western Washington University located in Bellingham, WA is the northernmost university in the contiguous United States.
There are over 120k student-athletes playing D2 athletics.
Jim Crane, owner of the Houston Astros is a former D2 standout at University of Central Missouri (formerly Central Missouri State).
There are currently 8 schools with over 15,000 students in Division II.
University of North Carolina Pembroke is the only school in the Peach Belt Conference to offer football. They kicked off their season in 2007.
Former President Jimmy Carter and wife Rosalynn both attended Georgia Southwestern University. #D2
From 2006-2011, three division II schools produced a volleyball player that won back to back Player of the Year Award.
2011: Samantha Middleborn, Cal State San Bernardino
2010: Samantha Middleborn, Cal State San Bernardino
2009: Maggie McNamara, Concordia-St. Paul
2008: Maggie McNamara, Concordia-St. Paul
2007: Vicky Braegelmann, Minnesota Duluth
2006: Vicky Braegelmann, Minnesota Duluth
Western State Colorado University has the cool distinction of playing at the highest elevation field in the world at 7,750 feet.
Lander University Men's Tennis won a record setting 8 straight National Titles. #D2
Humboldt State University is ranked 15th in the U.S. for having the best Natural History Museum on campus. #D2
Concordia St. Paul's Volleyball program won 7 straight national championships. This is a record across all three divisions. They have a total of 9 championships.
Two time Super Bowl Champion Malcolm Butler played at the University of West Alabama.
West Texas A&M has the largest on-campus stadium in NCAA Division II, Happy State Bank at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium has a seating capacity of 20, 000.
Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico all have schools that participate in D2 athletics.
Famed investment analyst Ken Fisher is an alum of Humboldt State University.
There are 43 institutions with a name that begins with the letter C. The most of any letter in the alphabet.