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NCAA Meeting Puts Players' Rights In Spotlight

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NCAA Meeting Puts Players' Rights In Spotlight

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NCAA Meeting Puts Players' Rights In Spotlight

NCAA Meeting Puts Players' Rights In Spotlight

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Read a report by Ramogi Huma that explores \"the shortfall ... between what a 'full' scholarship covers and what the full cost of attending college is.\"

NCAA officials meets Wednesday to continue on a path toward what they call meaningful reform in college sports. High-profile scandals over the past several years prompted the pledge for change. Ramogi Huma will be watching the NCAA closely, as he has for the past 15 years. The former college football player has been a passionate advocate for college athletes' rights. For the most part, he has worked behind the scenes. Now, his work has taken on new relevance.