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Mark Emmert wants stiffer punishments

Updated: May 11, 2011, 5:01 PM ET
Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- Mark Emmert wants to start hitting NCAA rule-breakers hard.

The governing body's president said Tuesday he wants schools that violate the rules to pay a stiff penalty -- one that's punitive enough to make coaches and others think twice about cheating.

"We need to make sure our penalty structure and enforcement process imposes a thoughtful level of concern, and that the cost of violating the rules costs more than not violating them," Emmert said.

He offered ...

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