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Paid to play or played with a lack of pay

Paid to play or played with a lack of pay

Jackie Cope, Features Editor

March 31, 2015

It’s officially March Madness. And I’m officially kind of mad. The NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) rules regarding student-athletes have them qualified as “amateurs” and restricted from all forms of pay. Basically, every student athlete is compensated only in their tuition....

College teams tackle professional leagues

Adam Kaplan, Sports Editor

November 10, 2014

One hundred yards long, 53 yards wide– between the white lines there is very little difference between college and NFL football. Sure, in college you only need one foot in-bounds to make a catch and in the NFL you need two, but the real difference lies off the gridiron. I’ve been watching NFL...

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