NCAA Amateurism Under Microscope In High Court Args

By Zachary Zagger (March 26, 2021, 10:41 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments Wednesday on what role courts should play in reviewing the NCAA's amateurism system, teeing up a potential landmark decision answering long-simmering questions about the organization's legal authority to narrowly define the rights of college athletes.

Here, Law360 takes a closer look at the case and the arguments for both sides in advance of high court arguments.

Setting Up a Landmark Case

The NCAA is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to give it leeway to define its amateur system amid antitrust challenges from college athletes. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) The U.S. Supreme Court...

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