Supreme Court sides with student athletes in NCAA compensation dispute

Published June 21, 2021


Helen A. “Nellie” Drew appeared on dozens of CBS News television affiliates nationwide discussing the Supreme Court’s ruling that the NCAA can’t restrict certain forms of compensation for student-athletes, signaling a major victory in their push for more financial freedom. “It is a watershed ruling,” said Drew, who added that it will be a “very different landscape” for student-athletes moving forward.


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