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The NCPA is joining players everywhere in celebrating a historic victory. NCAA sports has finally given in to pressure from players and is allowing colleges to pay thousands of dollars in player stipends!
The NCPA is joining players everywhere in celebrating a historic victory. NCAA sports has finally given in to pressure from players and is allowing colleges to pay thousands of dollars in player stipends!  On average, players will now receive an additional $3000-$5000 per year at many colleges.  But BEWARE, the NCAA approved a stipend in 2012 and eliminated it just a few weeks later.  We need to keep the pressure up until stipends are guaranteed by law!
 
Don’t believe NCAA sports when it tells you it did this voluntarily - it fought this stipend for many years.  The truth is that they finally buckled from the serious legal and public pressure that current and former players have mounted.  The timeline below tells the real story.  As players stand up, injustice falls down!  
 
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