Big East commissioner Val Ackerman says that within a year or two, NCAA student-athletes could be receive endorsement deals.
Rep. Mark Walker (R., N.C.) has introduced new legislation in Congress to change the tax code and allow NCAA student athletes to profit off of their name, image and likeness. He joins SI Now to explain why the Student-Athlete Equity Act is a better solution for college sports than paying players outright.
The Student-Athlete Equity Act aims to alleviate the financial struggles of NCAA student athletes. But Rep. Mark Walker (R., N.C.), who introduced the bill, says the legislation might have other positive impacts as well.
Fashion model Gabrielle Reese reflects on her career and what it would have been like to compete in the Olympics.
If any athletic programs received funds through the bribes the FBI investigated, expect NCAA punishments to follow. SI legal analyst Michael McCann joins SI Now to discuss possible repercussions to Tuesday's scandal.
LeBron James tweeted his support for California’s proposed Fair Pay To Play Act or SB 206. The bill is awaiting vote by the state’s assembly that would prohibit universities from penalizing student athletes from using their likenesses to make money. SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Ryan Asselta unpack the bill and The King’s endorsement.