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April 29, 2020

What you need to know about the NCAA’s Player Endorsement Plan

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:00pm April 29, 2020 4/29/20

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This morning, the NCAA announced that its Board of Governors supports the proposed rule changes to allow college athletes to be compensated for their name, image and likeness. But, what does that actually mean? I spent the morning poring over the 31-page plan, which is chock full of legalese. In short, while the plan has…

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October 16, 2019

Calipari still hasn’t read new California law, says his opinion ‘doesn’t matter’

Drew Franklin 4:47pm October 16, 2019 10/16/19

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Before taking the grand stage at SEC Media Days down in Birmingham, John Calipari took a seat on the Paul Finebaum Show set with fill-in host Tom Hart. One of the topics that came up in their discussion was how Calipari sees the landscape of college basketball in a few years now that California got…

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October 1, 2019

Kentucky Legislature Moves to Create Comparable Bill to California’s Fair Pay to Play

Nick Roush 2:52pm October 1, 2019 10/1/19

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The California state legislation that challenges the NCAA’s amateurism model could soon come to the Commonwealth of Kentucky. KSR’s Matt Jones reports a Kentucky state legislator is currently working on writing and pre-filing a bill that is similar to California’s “Fair Pay to Play” legislation. The bill signed Monday by California governor Gavin Newsom prohibits schools…

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