The Pros And Cons Of Paying College Athletes

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The question of whether or not the NCAA should pay college athletes is a highly debatable issue in the United States. Many athletes attend certain schools due to scholarships they receive. This began in 1975 when the NCAA granted permission to colleges to give athletic scholarships to talented players ("Paying College Athletes" 2). Many are beginning to wonder if the scholarships are enough compensation considering all the time and hard work put forth by the players. there have been many lawsuits filed against the NCAA by former and current athletes. Their goal is to try and dismantle what they see as "An unfair system that generates billions of dollars yet gives them only a scholarship as compensation" (Guarino 1). This leads people to wonder