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The arguments before the Supreme Court Wednesday came amid March Madness — and could erode the difference between elite college athletes and professional sports stars. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Weighs Whether NCAA Is Illegally 'Fixing' Athlete Compensation

Players contend the NCAA is operating a classic conspiracy to fix prices in the labor market. The NCAA maintains that expanding benefits would threaten "amateurism."

The arguments before the Supreme Court Wednesday came amid March Madness — and could erode the difference between elite college athletes and professional sports stars. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Paul Sancya/AP

Supreme Court Weighs Whether NCAA Is Illegally 'Fixing' Athlete Compensation

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