The Associated Press The NCAA Board of Governors has voted unanimously to allow amateur athletes to cash in on their name, image and likeness "in a manner consistent with the collegiate model." The board's principles and guidelines include: — Making sure athletes are treated similarly to non-athlete students unless a compelling reason exists to differentiate. — Having rules that are transparent, focused and enforceable and that facilitate fair and balanced competition. — Making clear the distinction between collegiate and professional opportunities. — Making clear there will be no compensation for athletic performance or participation. — Reaffirming that athletes are students not employees of the university. — Protecting the recruiting environment and prohibiting inducem
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