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Legislation on pay for student-athlete endorsements fails

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 26, 2020 5:08 PM CT | Published: May 26, 2020 2:03 PM CT

An effort to tweak the NCAA's nose failed Tuesday in the General Assembly as two Memphis lawmakers' bills allowing student-athletes to be compensated failed to gain traction.

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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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