Saturday August 09, 2014

NCAA Can't Stop Athletes from Profiting from College Sports

How many times have you wished for the opportunity to see your favorite college players linked up with your favorite sports video game? Chances are now good that you will get your wish in the near future and you will have Federal Judge Claudia Wilkins to thank for the common sense. cool

Wilken's ruling directly challenges the rules laid down by the NCAA back in 1956, which governed the compensation of college athletes. Those rules limited student payments to scholarships, and prohibited profits beyond "commonly accepted educational expenses."