Mark Emmert doubts NCAA will relax

Updated: November 7, 2012, 7:40 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- NCAA president Mark Emmert doubts that college sports' governing body will relax its drug standards for student-athletes now that two states have legalized recreational marijuana use.

"There hasn't been any discussion to that effect, and I would be surprised if there was an interest in doing that," Emmert said Wednesday.

Colorado and Washington approved ballot measures Tuesday to become the first states to legalize recreational marijuana use. Marijuana is on the NCAA's ...

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