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California is one quarter away from a potentially game-changing decision in the battle for collegiate athlete compensation, as the state senate is set to vote on the Fair Pay to Play Act this week. Initially proposed in February by Senators Nancy Skinner and Steven Bradford, the Fair Pay to Play Act proposes to allow NCAA […]

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Fantasy College Football in Jeopardy?

On September 4, 2008 By

Last weekend, the co-chairs of the Knight Commission on Collegiate Athletics, William E. Kirwan and R. Gerald Turner, published an opinion piece in the Los Angeles Times about college athletes in fantasy sports. The Knight Commission has the stated goal of restoring “academic values in intercollegiate athletics,” so the timing of this article […]

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