A week from now high school athletes, all across the country, will be signing their college of choice. While most will be getting scholarships from universities, their living costs will not be covered for. State representative Alicia Reece wants to change that by introducing a bill, in the statehouse, that will allow state universities to pay its athletes.
If this law comes into place, it will only effect state universities in Ohio.
In case you missed Roland Martin’s conversation with Alicia Reece, check out the audio below.
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