NCAA president Mark Emmert took questions Thursday morning in New York from an Associated Press Sports Editors panel.
This fall, Division I athletic departments will be allowed to pay student athletes scholarships based on full cost of attendance, and stipends up to $5,000, if they choose.
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On a related topic, the rising cost of football and men’s basketball coaches’ salaries at major D-I schools, Emmert said this:
Emmert also discussed the NBA’s age limit and how it affects college basketball:
On the NCAA’s new policy allowing unlimited meals for D-I athletes:
On the Penn State scandal:
On rules enforcement: