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Players Hold Power Over the N.C.A.A., if They Feel the Hunger

April 8th, 2019|

NY Times

Tim Nevius, a onetime N.C.A.A. investigator whose experiences led him to turn on the system, believes the answer lies with player activism. Last month, he announced a new organization, the College Athlete Advocacy Initiative, that plans to pair his business representing athletes before the N.C.A.A. with trying to advocate for broader reform in coordination with players. - New York Times

March madness tips off with college sports under microscope

March 21st, 2019|

IBJ

“We are working hard to get influential athletes, people, and voices together to capitalize on the growing movement for change,” Nevius said. “More people are realizing the depth of the NCAA’s exploitation and the extraordinary conflicts of interests between a school’s commercial interests and its educational mission.” | Indianapolis Business Journal

Pressure Is Mounting for NCAA Reform

March 21st, 2019|

Bloomberg

“We are working hard to get influential athletes, people, and voices together to capitalize on the growing movement for change,” Nevius said. “More people are realizing the depth of the NCAA’s exploitation and the extraordinary conflicts of interests between a school’s commercial interests and its educational mission.” | Bloomberg

Disillusioned Ex-NCAA Investigator Launches New Player Advocacy Group

March 18th, 2019|

Washington Post

“The calls I’ve gotten in the last year convinced me this was needed,” he said, citing players in major conferences who are verbally abused by coaches, coerced into giving up their scholarships and prevented from transferring. “And every athlete I talk to says, ‘What can I do about this?’” -Washington Post

New Organization to Advocate for College Athletes

March 1st, 2019|

Athletic Business

Nevius, himself a former athlete, is now a New York-based attorney whose practice is focused on collegiate student-athletes. As part of its advocacy mission, CAAI will reportedly provide pro bono legal work for collegiate athletes through a partnership with the Urban Justice Center of New York. | Athletic Business

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