1. President Theodore Roosevelt, whose urging for stricter control of college football led to the formation of the NCAA; 2. NCAA Executive Director Walter Byers; 3. NCAA President William J. Flynn; 4. NCAA Secretary-Treasurer James Frank. Other pictures on this page show action from some of the NCAA's 43 national championships. The Association's championship program encompasses 19 sports, with more than 12,000 student-athletes competing annually.