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Trib Talk: Should college athletes get paid more to play?

Published August 18, 2014 12:56 pm
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College athletes typically get nominal living stipends, but that's poised to change. A landmark court ruling and a NCAA decision to negotiate with Power 5 conferences are paving the way for players to make more money, a move many players embrace while others worry about the professionalization of college sports.

On Monday at 12:15 p.m., former Utah and Weber State coach Ron McBride and Tribune reporters Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to discuss the changing equation of pay-to-play policies.

Watch this online video chat at sltrib.com. You can also join the discussion by sending questions and comments to the hashtag #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+ or texting 801-609-8059.


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