Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

ACC ADs leery of player unionization


On Wednesday, the Chicago district of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern football players qualify as employees of the university and can unionize. For now, the ruling is confined to private schools -- five of which reside in the ACC. While the immediate impact is of a narrow scope, the long-term effects of the ruling could give players the right to collectively bargain with schools in the same way professional athletes bargain for benefits. (ESPN.com)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent ACC & NCAA News:

PF Mamadi Diakite commits to Virginia

Top 10 softest Power-5 non-conference schedules in 2015

Markelle Fultz Sets Louisville Official Visit

Having beaten cancer, there's no telling what Chiefs safety Eric Berry can do now

Maverick Rowan commits to N.C. State for 2015


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.