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ILLINI GUARDIANS SUBSCRIPTION MODEL LAUNCH

ILLINI GUARDIANS SUBSCRIPTION MODEL LAUNCH

IlliniGuardiansPRDownload  Champaign, IL – Wednesday, August 17, 2022  Last summer, the Student-Athlete Endorsement Rights Act allowed Illinois college athletes to monetize their Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) — and college sports were suddenly changed...
NIL IMPACT LAUNCH – OPEN LETTER FROM JOSH WHITMAN, ATHLETIC DIRECTOR

NIL, THE NCAA, AND THE NEW REALITY OF COLLEGE ATHLETICS

By Sean McDevitt, FightingIllini.com, July 21, 2022 Change has been the only constant during the last few years in college athletics. From the COVID-19 pandemic to Name, Image, and Likeness to the transfer portal to conference realignments, the changing landscape of...