March 25, 2011

NCAA President: No Pay for Play

NCAA President Mark Emmert recently reiterated his opposition to pay for college athletes. In an address in Los Angeles, Emmert said: "They're not professionals. They are getting ready for whatever their profession is. They are pre-professionals... just like every other student on campus." Emmert’s stance was the subject of a feature on ESPN’s Outside the Lines, which reported that he now travels with security when defending his views.

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