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Old 03-16-2012, 11:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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the NCAA is too weak to handle any type of payment rule
if they agree students athletes should get the minimum wage/hour of work some states have a higher minimum wage and students will be attracted to those schools... same with taxes
what happens when a school can't pay the amount since most athletic departments already lose money? will the NCAA cover it?
then there's gender equality that was mentioned. women's sports generate about 5-10% the income of an athletic department yet they are 40% of the student athlete body.
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