Recently, a report from Outside the Lines stated that college athletes are more likely to be named in complaints of sexual misconduct. This conclusion was the result of data collected from 32 Power 5 schools.
Sports National Governing Bodies provide a highly important and visible service to sports and the athletes who play them. These bodies are responsible in many cases for funding elite athletes, providing coaching and training opportunities, and selecting teams to represent the United States at international competitions.
It is one of the most divisive issues in college: whether to pay athletes. Both sides have impassioned supporters and vocal critics. And the matter is far from resolved.