June 13th, 2018 | by CollegeAD

To the circle of leaders in college athletics who believe that athletes should be able to profit from the use of their name, image and likeness, add Georgia Tech athletic director Todd Stansbury. With a caveat. The issue of whether college athletes can be compensated apart from their scholarship for what is known as NIL (name, image and likeness) has come to the forefront in college athletics. For example, proponents believe that a college athlete should be able to sell his or her autograph or be paid to endorse a brand of apparel. NCAA rules prohibit athletes from being compensated for such activities. – AJC. Read More.

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