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November 14, 2011

Love The Recruit, Love The Athlete

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Ramogi Huma saw firsthand how success on the field could come at a price for the players when he was a high school student. He was recruited to play Division I football and saw student athletes struggle to pay grocery and medical bills. He decided to become an advocate for the athletes, founding the National College Players Association. He talks with Dick Gordon about what it's like to be a student-athlete, and whether they should receive stipends.

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