The Paisano

The price of being paid to play

Cassius Grady listens in the sideline huddle. Photo by Lindsey Thomas

Xavier Richardson

October 9, 2019

On Sept. 30, California Senate Bill 206 was passed. The bill legally gives college athletes in California the right to receive compensation for the use of their name, image and likeness for marketing purposes. SB 206, better known as the Fair Pay to Play Act, also contains provisions allowing student...