Leading up to the 2022 NCAA Convention, Nicole Auerbach of The Athletic references the Knight Commission’s financial C.A.R.E. Model and quotes CEO Amy Perko.
“‘The proposed solution [the C.A.R.E. Model] does tie the financial framework directly to, frankly, the constitutional principles that the membership will vote on that day — which are not that different than the current principles, to prioritize athletes, education, health, safety and well-being,’ said Knight Commission CEO Amy Perko. ‘But the problem has really never been a statement of principles. The problem has been putting principles into practice. And that’s what our proposed solution would do.’” …
“‘I don’t think there’s much disagreement at all about the constitution that will be voted upon (this week),’ Perko said. ‘But the expectation is that Division I leaders will approach the next step with a serious look toward solutions that will remake Division I and not just tinker with the margins, waiting for another lawsuit or Congress to have more of an impact.’”
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