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NCAA President Mark Emmert suggested that schools may consider changing rules that allow college athletes to receive Olympic medal bonuses after Joseph Schooling won upwards of $750,000 in Rio.
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The NCAA is finalizing a plan to allow conferences to give college athletes an extra $2,000 to go toward tuition, housing, books, and fees, the AP reports. NCAA President Mark Emmert will ask the Board of Directors to approve the pl...
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam With the Rio Olympics just wrapped up and the Rio Paralympics just about to open, Brazil is already preparing for its next major swimming event - the Jose Finkel Trophy. Read the full story on SwimSwam:...
NCAA President Mark Emmert says the association might reconsider allowing college athletes who compete in the Olympics to accept payments for performance
In Rio, Texas' Joseph Schooling earned $740,000, Katie Ledecky, off to Stanford, $115,000