Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Kansas City B-Ball Against College Ripoffs

Yesterday we talked about freebie internship ripoffs and most agreed that they're a bad idea. Right now there's important word from a local b-ball group offering students a chance to capitalize on fame they've earned giving colleges far more than the paltry education they receive in return.

Take a look:

NAIA will allow student-athletes to be compensated for name, image, likeness

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, which is based in Kansas City, Missouri, announced Tuesday that it will allow its student-athletes to be compensated. NAIA President and CEO Jim Carr made the announcement, which paves the way for more than 77,000 student-athletes to be compensated for use of their name, image and likeness.


Hillaryous said...

Thank you Jesus! Been losing sleep over this. Now, okay. Thank You Jesus!!

Anonymous said...

Not a sports fan, but I agree that student-athletes should be paid like the employees they are. They bring money to the various schools, so it's only fair.