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Longer scholarship terms proposed

Updated: August 9, 2011, 10:43 PM ET
By Brian Bennett | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA could soon allow individual conferences to decide for themselves whether they want to pay athletes more and award them longer scholarship terms.

Demand for such proposals came out of the first day of an NCAA presidential retreat on reform Tuesday. NCAA chief Mark Emmert said the group is operating with "an extreme sense of urgency" and would like to vote on new rule proposals as early as October and no later than January.

"We're talking ...

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