Here's how college athletes can now make money, according to the NCAA's new policy

Over the past several years, proposals to pay college athletes have gained popularity. A 2021 Morning Consult survey found that 62% of adults believe athletes should be allowed to cash in on the use of their identity in licensed products like jerseys or video games and 61% support allowing student-athletes to make money through endorsements.
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Supreme Court win for college athletes in compensation case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday the NCAA can’t limit education-related benefits — like computers and paid internships — that colleges can offer their sports stars, a victory for athletes that could help open the door to further easing in the decades-old fight over paying student-athletes. Schools...

Let's make a deal: NCAA athletes cashing in on name, image and likeness

Hanna and Haley Cavinder waited for only a few minutes after the clock struck midnight before taking advantage of the new opportunities for college athletes to cash in on their fame. The twin sisters, who play for Fresno State's basketball team and entertain millions of followers on social media, flew...

NC lawmakers blast NCAA officials over Wolfpack baseball DQ

Raleigh, N.C. — North Carolina lawmakers are demanding a formal apology from NCAA President Mark Emmert after North Carolina State University's baseball team was disqualified from the College World Series due to positive coronavirus tests. The Wolfpack team had been having a great season, but was disqualified last weekend after...
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College athletes can earn money from their name, image and likeness, NCAA rules

The NCAA has approved a temporary policy to allow college athletes in all three divisions to get paid for the use of their name, image and likeness (NIL), the organization announced Wednesday. The new policy will go into effect on Thursday, the same day NIL laws are set to go into effect in seven states, and last until federal legislation is adopted or the NCAA develops permanent rules of its own.

TOUGH SCHEDULE: Five St. John’s men’s foes reached NCAA D-I tournament

QUEENS, N.Y. – St. John’s University men’s head coach Dr. Dave Masur Thursday released his team’s schedule for the fall campaign. The slate, which consists of a traditional 17-game format, will feature 10 games at Belson Stadium. Five of the Red Storm’s opponents reached the NCAA Division I Tournament in...
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TEXAS TECH ROUNDUP: Dallas enters NCAA transfer portal

The Texas Tech baseball team received good and bad news Thursday. Micah Dallas, who's started and come out of the bullpen during his tenure with the Red Raiders, entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal per D1Baseball's Kendall Rogers. On the other end of the spectrum, Jace Jung and...

‘TIME TO GET PAID’: ETSU men’s basketball players react to NCAA rule change on compensation

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – History on July 1, 2021. “Honestly, everybody’s excited,” ETSU men’s basketball senior Vonnie Patterson said. “Extremely excited to hear that you can make your own money now a lot of people have been going through a lot of things lately on and off the court people still have lives of their own so this would be a great help for people who need money this will help families who can’t support their kids,” Patterson said.