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Collegiate athletes not compensated for their value

Collegiate athletes not compensated for their value

Mia Gallo

March 15, 2019

It’s well known that college sports teams bring their respective schools a lot of profit. In the 2016-17 academic year alone, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) brought in over $1 billion, according to Zacks Investment Research. And rightfully so: the decision to play sports in coll...

Reclassifying athletes begins to unlevel the playing field

Reclassifying athletes begins to unlevel the playing field

Michael LaRocca

June 15, 2018

Each year, the National Collegiate Athletic Association provides around 150,000 student-athletes with over $2.9 billion in scholarships. With only about 2 percent of high school athletes receiving scholarships for the collegiate level, money is hard to come by. But, some parents combat this with a proc...

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