NCAA

Jesse Pantuosco
March 12, 2020 - 4:34 pm
The spreading coronavirus pandemic prompted the cancellation of the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments on Thursday, a day after the NCAA said the events would carry on without spectators.
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Tyrie Cleveland #89 of the Florida Gators runs after a catch during a game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on November 30, 2019 in Gainesville
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SKY News
March 09, 2020 - 4:42 pm
College athletes in Florida would be able to make money off their name, image or likeness under a bill overwhelmingly passed by the Senate. The Senate voted 37-2 to allow athletes to be paid for use of their name or image, a practice that's still not allowed by the NCAA. Florida is following the...
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SKY News
February 18, 2020 - 7:10 am
Florida lawmakers are slowing down a move to give college athletes the right to profit from endorsement deals. That would give the NCAA more time to address the issue of compensation for the 450,000 athletes under its purview. The Florida Legislature appears on track to follow in the heels of...
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FILE - In this April 19, 2019, file photo, an athlete stands near a NCAA logo during a softball game in Beaumont, Texas. The NCAA is poised to take a significant step toward allowing college athletes to earn money without violating amateurism rules. The Board of Governors will be briefed Tuesday, Oct. 29 by administrators who have been examining whether it would be feasible to allow college athletes to profit of their names, images and likenesses. A California law set to take effect in 2023 would make it illegal for NCAA schools in the state to prevent athletes from signing personal endorsement deals. (AP Photo/Aaron M. Sprecher, File)
AP
October 29, 2019 - 3:47 pm
ATLANTA (AP) – The United States' largest governing body for college athletics took the first step Tuesday toward allowing amateur athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to permit them to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness." The NCAA and its member schools now...
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Imagn
February 28, 2019 - 6:35 am
MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says Miami and Florida are discussing whether to move their season-opener up a week to Aug. 24. The teams are agreeable to the move — but it will have to be approved by the NCAA, according to the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition...
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December 04, 2017 - 6:42 am
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