Early on in the day, he admonished college athletic departments for relying on direct institutional support and state government subsidies in order to operate in the black later that afternoon, he made the case for why college athletes should be paid i'm not sure you can have it both ways the first question i. Free enterprise exists everywhere in america except when it comes to college athletes in 2014, texas agreed to pay each of its athletes a $10,000 cost-of- attendance stipend which is at or near the top of what major athletic programs pay that's not enough when one considers the massive amounts of. Not so much” these also happen to be the highest revenue-generating sports in college athletics race isn't the only issue, but statistically it plays a huge part in the reason why many people oppose the fact that college athletes should be getting paid according to the same article, “a majority ― 52% ― of. They shoudl be they should be because they have longer hours than most athletes also they make more money than the scholarship is worth also,they don't have money to spend on things like food so they go hungry some nights which hurts them and the school because they don't play as well while being hungry. Therefore, college athletes should not get paid you could argue playing a division-i sport is almost like having a full-time job i agree the clubs i've been in and the internships i've worked are definitely like having a full-time job in addition to class i know for a fact there are students out there who dedicate. In addition to free tuition and room and board, these college athletes also often receive stipends to help towards books and other basic needs this money does not have to be paid back most other students are not receiving these benefits, and will come out of school with a great deal of student loan debt. Players should be allowed to earn money off their names and athletic ability the integrity of the student aspect of student-athlete should be maintained the ability for teams to use their visibility (earning power) as a recruiting tool should be limited all of this is attainable with relative ease let players.
So with such popularity and an always expanding stream of revenue, there has been increasing intrigue and discussion about whether these college players need to start getting paid for their services absolutely not it is unbelievable to me that this seems to be the hottest topic right now with so much greed, corruption,. By kevin lennox for logos lite february 14, 2017 it's a quiet topic for now, but at some point between now and march, the debate of whether or not the ncaa should pay their student athletes will heat up again it's a debate that happens every year during the ncaa men's basketball tournament as the schools competing. Not only do colleges not have enough money, but it would also defeat the purpose of going to school if athletes were to start getting paid, it would give people a reason to talk about paying other students in the school “if we pay the athletes maybe we should also do it for the first violinist in the school. Critics and plaintiffs' lawyers say students who play sports should be paid salaries they see them as employees they are wrong college athletes are not employees they are students.
The debate about whether student athletes should be paid rears its head every year, with the most common arguments made against doing so black athletes are disproportionately affected by the decision not to pay students, and a recent yougov poll suggested support for paying college athletes is. Do you love college athletics as much as i do then surely you'll agree with these top 10 reasons college athletes should not be paid to play.
Buffalo, ny(wkbw) - should college athletes pay student atheles it's a conversation that happens in college locker rooms more than you think jermaine crumpon is a forward for canisius men's basketball team the niagara falls native believes full-time student athletes should be paid “we don't. If young men seek payment or benefits outside the rules, we are told, it is the ncaa's fault for not paying them enough to keep them from temptation maybe we should pay bank robbers to stop holding up financial institutions players have sued the ncaa, challenging its limits on compensating athletes.
A majority of all of those polled, 52 percent, said that collegiate athletes are adequately compensated with scholarships and should not receive compensation based on revenue generated for their schools however, when asked if college athletes should be paid if their name or likeness is used in marketing. The national collegiate athletic association (ncaa) needs to stand firm on their philosophy of not paying college athletes for their time and talent.
I decided to dive into the controversial topic of paying college athletes using an economic approach there are economic arguments developed by respected scholars across the country for both sides of the argument in this case i wrote why – economically speaking – college athletes should not be paid. But if you think college athletes should be paid on the basis of the work they put in, then you're going to pay all the athletes, not just the ones who participate in sports that have attracted profit-sustaining fan bases would it be good to squeeze more money out of the bloated college sports administration and. Do the athletes see the money not really-- but they get a full scholarship, the other side of the argument would say in 2015, espn reporter jay bilas said to complexcom that college players deserve to be paid he gave an analogy of a musician who is going to college and can make money for their talents.