But there’s one group that doesn’t rake in the cash from March Madness or other college athletics: the student athletes who actually play the games that generate those billions of dollars. NCAA eligibility rules prohibit student athletes from being paid.
Sam Darnold recently declared himself for the 2018 NFL draft. The University of Southern California quarterback is coming off a rough Cotton Bowl defeat at the hands of the Ohio State University. However, he’s an incredibly talented player; many have suggested he’s likely to go number one overall (to the Cleveland Browns). Darnold’s draft presence … Continued
The finalists for college football’s coveted Heisman trophy have been announced! The winner of the 2017 award will be either Lamar Jackson (quarterback, St. Louis), Baker Mayfield (quarterback, Oklahoma) or Bryce Love (running back, Stanford). The 2017 awards ceremony will take place on Saturday, December 9th at 6:00 pm and broadcast on ESPN. The prestigious … Continued