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Daily fantasy sports sites draw attention, ire of NCAA

...they can. The 10 leagues have already sent a letter to DraftKings and FanDuel asking that they discontinue using college athletes in their games."In this arena we are concerned about the potential impact on the integrity of the game," NCAA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-10/daily-fantasy-sports-site
Ruling to allow athletes to unionize is thrown out by the National Labor Relations Board

...to form the nation's first college athletes' union, dealing a blow to a...first U.S. labor union for college athletes. He appeared at a news conference for the College Athletes Players Association, flanked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-17/ruling-allow-athletes-uni
Not too late to learn

...students around the country try to replicate the model that unseated Wolfe to press for other concessions ? for college athletes to be paid, for instance. They'll lose the audience at that point.Regardless, Mr. Wolfe seemed to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-11-09/not-too-late-learn
Michaux: Missouri football team set precedent that no doubt will be followed

...Especially nowadays with Twitter and other social media outlets."Said Bulldogs junior safety Quincy Mauger: "College athletes, not just in football, hold a platform that a lot of people idolize. We can make differences in the world and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-10/michaux-missouri-football
Oklahoma assistant denies interest in North Texas job

...scholarship restrictions; and a case where a federal judge in San Francisco in July approved a $60 million settlement for college athletes in a class-action lawsuit filed against the NCAA and video-game maker Electronics Arts.Another case working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-06/oklahoma-assistant-denies
Court strikes down decision to pay college athletes

...Appeals agreed Wednesday that the NCAA's use of college athletes' names, images and likenesses in video games and...said, future attempts to get even more money for college athletes were hurt by this ruling."If even this deferred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-09-30/court-strikes-down-decisi
Rants & Raves

...HASN'T ANYONE EVER tried to remove the most racist part of history in Augusta ? The old slave market pillar? IF COLLEGE ATHLETES on scholarship are employees of the school, then so are students who are on scholarships and who study history...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-28/rants-raves
Legal showdown looms over NCAA's ban on paying student-athletes

...against the NCAA last year is considering whether to grant class-action status to lawsuits by current and former college athletes seeking to abolish the NCAA's prohibition against competitively paying players. Taken together, the cases carry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-22/legal-showdown-looms-over
We already have pro sports

...messier would things get if college athletes were allowed to unionize like...unions would essentially turn college athletes into pros ? for whom many fans...if overblown percentages of college athletes believe they can go pro after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-21/we-already-have-pro-s
Palace Malice eager to make 2015 debut this weekend

...before coming off his Triple Crown campaign season."I would say his first winter, in 2013-14, he was like a college athlete, 18 or 19 years old, anxious to get some coaching and receptive," Campbell said. "When he came back this year he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-04-28/palace-malice-eager