Agents can pay for meals and transportation for players and their families if the expenses are related to the agent selection process.
Some of the changes go into effect immediately.
The move comes as the National Basketball Association is expected to eliminate the one-and-done rule within the next five years.
US Senator Delivers Trump Letter to Putin
Trump sparked outrage by accepting Putin's word over that of his intelligence agencies at a Helsinki news conference. The White House told Fox News that Paul asked Trump to write a letter of introduction to the Russian leader.
According to ESPN, another significant change that was adopted by the NCAA's Board of Governors and Division I Board of Directors is allowing "elite" high school basketball recruits and players to be represented by agents who are certified by the NCAA while still playing. College players will also be allowed representation as soon as their seasons end if they request an evaluation from the NBA Undergraduate Advisory Committee.
Players invited to the annual NBA Draft Combine would also be able to enter the draft and return to school with eligibility intact if they go undrafted. However, athletes can only officially visit a school once per year. But USA Basketball, according to Wojnarowski, doesn't have the interest or resources to carry out that task. Athletes returning to school would have to demonstrate need for assistance. "Those who break rules face stronger penalties, including longer postseason bans, longer head coach suspensions, increased recruiting restrictions and additional fines".
The Rice Commission, led by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, was formed in response to an FBI investigation into payments from shoe companies to coaches for steering players to certain schools.
Samsung teases first terabyte-plus QLC SATA SSDs
Interestingly, Samsung said it will use the same chip to "efficiently" produce a 128GB memory card for smartphones. Samsung claims its drive will be the "industry's first 4-bit consumer SSD", but we'll have to see about that.
Manafort lawyer: 'So many lies' Gates can't keep up
The email exchange occurred after Manafort left the Trump campaign but while Gates was active on the Trump inauguration committee. When Weissmann has come to the courtroom - and he has not been spotted every day - he has sat alongside members of the public.
Mosquitoes in Perth County Test Positive For WNV
In 2012, the last time Dallas County saw a major outbreak of West Nile virus, 398 residents contracted the virus and 21 died. People older than 50 are most at risk for WNV infection as are those with weakened immune systems.
Alleged Russian spy caught working in United States embassy
The state department later went on to concede the risk that foreign governments can pose to those employed by the USA government. A Russian woman, whose identity is yet to be disclosed, was sacked by the USA embassy after finding her to be a mole.
As US slaps on fresh tariffs, China fires back
July 10: TheUS releases an initial listof an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods that could be subject to a 10% tariff. The trade balance between the two countries, which is at the center of the tariffs tussle, continued to be in favor of China.